Weekly Media Summary 17 March 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 siege of western Mosul by Iraqi government forces and the launch of a new book in Amman documenting the plight of Christians in the Middle East.

Iraq

Reuters: Iraqi forces besiege Islamic State around Mosul Old City

The Christian Post: Knights of Columbus Donates $2 million to Aid Christian Refugees Victimized by ISIS

Jordan

The Jordan Times: Book on conditions of Christians in region launched

The National: After dangerous escapes from conflict, Jordan’s urban refugees find ray of hope

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