Cardinal Fernando Filoni’s visit delayed by 24 hours due to logistical problems
Cardinal sent to Iraq as an envoy says he thought the Pope ‘would like to go himself’
Archbishop calls on UN to intervene as Islamic State militants capture Qaraqosh in north Iraq
Anglican vicar Andrew White says more than 1,500 people in Iraq have been killed by Islamic State militants
Chaldeans take part in prayer vigil after Detroit protest
International Catholic agency issues plea for emergency funds to help refugees forced to leave Mosul
Demonstrators faint in the heat during march on UN base in Irbil.
Bishop says members of monotheistic group older than Judaism are treated little better ‘than a mouse’