We Will Protect Christians From ISIS Says US President Obama

497

US President Barack Obama recently promised to uphold his commitment to protecting religious minorities in the Middle East.

US President Barack Obama
US President Barack Obama


In a meeting with Christian leaders from the region, a delegation led by Lebanese Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Bechara Rai, President Obama and national security advisor Susan Rice discussed “the plight of Christians in the Middle East and the challenges they face across the region from the rise of extremism.”

Tens and thousands of Iraqi Christians have been forced to flee their homes, while reports of routine beheadings and crucifixions have been emerging from those on the ground.