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Christians targeted in Iraq on Christmas Day

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John Hayward  reports:  The persecution of Christians in Muslim countries is one of the most under-reported stories out there.  It’s widespread and constant, carried out by terrorist undergrounds when it’s not condoned or indulged by the local government.  When Islam gains power, it often develops serious “co-existence” problems.  The global media really hates to discuss it for ideological reasons, but sometimes it’s impossible to ignore.  From the Associated Press:

Militants in Iraq targeted Christians in three separate Christmas Day bombings in Baghdad, killing at least 37 people, officials said Wednesday.

In one attack, a car bomb went off near a church in the capital’s southern Dora neighborhood, killing at least 26 people and wounding 38, a police officer said.

Earlier, two bombs ripped through a nearby outdoor market simultaneously in the Christian section of Athorien, killing 11 people and wounding 21, the officer said.

The Iraq-based leader of…

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