Each week we post a selection of recent online items where you can find out about the latest developments in the countries in which the Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East operates – Iraq and Jordan.
This week's Media Summary features news about the recent car bombing in Baghdad and the influence of Christianity in Jordan.
Al Jazeera: Deadly car bombing rocks Iraq's Baghdad
The Daily Express: End of Christianity In Iraq? Priest sees NO FUTURE for the religion in Middle Eastern city
Crux: Bishop says the Christian influence in Jordan is still strong
Business Insider: Jordan commander: ISIS increasingly strong in Read More >>
Last week we shared an update from one of our Trustees, Christopher Segar, who recently went to Northern Iraq to see for himself the positive impact our work is having. This week's update is about the children's projects we are supporting, which include a kindergarten in Erbil, a girls school in Harsham Camp, and an Autism Centre in Kirkuk.
Um al Noor Kindergarten
The Um al Noor Kindergarten is run by the Syrian Orthodox Church and is based in a large villa in Erbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan. It caters for around 130 Christian children, mainly from the camps Read More >>