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« on: November 01, 2010, 12:57:55 PM »

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Al Qaeda behind Baghdad church hostage-taking
Fifty-two hostages and police were killed in Iraq on Sunday when security forces raided one of Baghdad's largest churches to free more than 100 Iraqis being held by al Qaeda-linked gunmen, a deputy interior minister said on Monday.
REUTERS - Fifty-two hostages and police officers were killed on Sunday when security forces raided a Baghdad church to free more than 100 Iraqi Catholics held by al Qaeda-linked gunmen, a deputy interior minister said.


http://www.france24.com/en/20101101-al-qaeda-claims-responsibility-baghdad-church-hostage-taking-our-lady-salvation-iraq-terrorism-deaths

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« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2010, 01:12:47 PM »

This article from BBC is quite comprehensive and includes a list of attacks on Iraqi Christians since 2003.
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