The “religion” of peace strikes again. Once Iran takes over Iraq will things get any better? I think not.
Other than preventing genocide, how will our intervention be in the US interest? Hard to say. Best to keep an anti-terrorism force in Iraq to destroy whatever targets are appropriate, be they Shia, Sunni, or other.
Vicar of Baghdad: Four Iraqi Christian Kids Beheaded After Refusing to Convert to Islam, Telling ISIS Militants ‘No, We Love Jesus’ Share on facebook Share on twitter By Samuel Smith , CP Reporter | Dec 2, 2014 2:12 PM …Rev. Canon Andrew White speaks about the persecution of Iraqi Christians.,Four Iraqi Christian children, who were all beheaded by the Islamic State, refused to betray Jesus and graciously died in his name when the ISIS militants gave them one last chance to say the Islamic words of conversion, the Rev. Canon Andrew White revealed in a recent interview.In an interview last week with the Christian Broadcast Network published on the Orthodox Christian Network, White, who is the only Anglican vicar in Iraq and is know as “The Vicar of Baghdad,” detailed the plight of Christians in Iraq and recounted two instances when Islamic State’s forceful conversions directly pulled the strings of his heart.Speaking on ISIS’ brutal mistreatment of religious minorities, White recounted the recent incident when ISIS militants beheaded four kids, all of whom were under the age of 15, when the kids refused to say that they would follow the Prophet Muhammad and told the ISIS fighters that they will always “love” and “follow” Jesus.Free sign up cp newsletter!Sign upRelatedIraqi Christian Village in Nineveh Hosts First Mass Since ISIS Takeover Teenage Girl Who Escaped ISIS Tells of Rape, Forced Conversion by Islamic Militants 90 Percent of Iraq’s Orthodox Christians Are Displaced, Only 30 of 600 Orthodox Families Remain in Baghdad Vicar of Baghdad: ‘Americans Have to Realize All of Their Intervention Has Totally Been Wasted’ Baghdad Church Vicar on ISIS Closing in on Capital: Being British, Pro-Israel Makes Me a Big Target ‘Every Single Christian Wants to Leave’ Iraq, Says Vicar of Baghdad “ISIS turned up and they said to the children, ‘you say the words that you will follow Muhammad.’ The Children, all under 15, four of them, they said, ‘no, we love Yasua [Jesus]. We have always loved Yasua. We have always followed Yasua. Yasua has always been with us.'” White said. “[The Militants] said, ‘say the words!’ [The Children] said, ‘no, we can’t do that.’ They chopped all their heads off.””How do you respond to that?” White asked. “You just cry. They are my children. That is what we have been going through. That is what we are going through.”White spoke of another instance, which happened a few days prior to the children’s beheading, where a male Christian adu