Urgent Cause: Supporting Christian Communities in Iraq
Today, over 120,000 Christians have fled Iraqi cities for the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region in the north, where they are protected by the Kurdish authorities and Peshmerga fighting forces. Many of these Christians, having lost everything and literally run for their lives, are currently living in tents, cramped apartments, abandoned buildings, and basements. Hope is in short supply.
One of the many needs faced by Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) trying to return home is the need for clean water. SWIC has partnered with Christians in and around Qaraqosh whose lives have become more settled, to help… Read More