Weekly Media Summary 10 February 2017

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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 worsening sectarianism in Northern Iraq and the Jordanian military’s recent targetting of ISIS in Syria.

Iraq

Middle East Monitor: Iraq Christian militia threatens to ethnically cleanse Sunni Arabs

Fox News: Iraqi archbishop backs Trump travel ban, hopes for aid to Christians

Jordan

Catholic News Agency: Bishop says the Christian influence in Jordan is still strong

The Daily Star: Jordan hits ISIS in Syria two years after pilot burned alive

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