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Turkey Makes No Progress Investigating the Kidnapping of Elderly Christians

Turkey Makes No Progress Investigating the Kidnapping of Elderly Christians

International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that the Turkish authorities have stalled the investigation into the disappearance of elderly Assyrian-Chaldean Christians Hurmüz and Şimuni Diril. They were kidnapped from the Turkish village of Mehr, located near the Iraqi border, one-year prior on January 11, 2020. The abductors

UPDATE: Catholic archbishop urges renewed prayers for kidnapped bishop amid ‘misleading’ reports

UPDATE: Catholic archbishop urges renewed prayers for kidnapped bishop amid ‘misleading’ reports

A Catholic archbishop called Tuesday for renewed prayers for a kidnapped bishop following “misleading” reports about the bishop’s fate. Archbishop Anthony Obinna urged “all Christ’s faithful and people of goodwill” to disregard reports that kidnappers had killed Bishop Moses Chikwe. A Dec. 29 statement issued on Obinna’s