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Anti-Christian Persecution is Being Overlooked, Says Prince Charles

Last edited 22nd December 2016

The Prince said religious freedom could be a matter of life and death

Prince Charles has said that the scale of anti-Christian persecution is “not widely appreciated”.

Speaking on Radio 4’s Thought for the Day, the Prince of Wales recalled meeting a Jesuit priest from Syria who gave him “a graphic account of what life is like for those Christians he was forced to leave behind”.

Persecution, especially by ISIS, has led many Middle East Christians to flee their homes. Iraq’s Christian population has decreased from 1.4 million to 250,000.

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