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Nightmare over but Iraqi Christians still dream of leaving
By Laure Al Khoury
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Baghdad, Nov 22, 2020 (AFP) - The bells of St. Joseph's Chaldean Cathedral echo across Baghdad, signalling the start of Mass for the dwindling congregation that has stayed in the scarred Iraqi capital against all odds.
"This is a safe space," says Mariam, a 17-year-old Chaldean Catholic among the few dozen attending the service.
Elderly women pray solemnly, their hair covered in deli ...

 

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