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18 October 2016
Aleppo's Sister Annie Demerjian described the "death, destruction and violence" engulfing the city at a Parliamentary meeting yesterday (Monday) organised to highlight the work of Christians ministering in places of suffering.
7 October 2016
More than one million children in Syria have been calling for peace as part of a fresh appeal to political leaders to end the violence engulfing the country.
20 September 2016
Patriarch and other Church leaders plans for Christians to return home to Nineveh, after Daesh (ISIS) is removed by government military.
16 September 2016
At ACN (UK) events benefactors will hear first-hand testimony from a Sister from Syria who is working with families in the besieged city of Aleppo.
12 September 2016
MPs joined ACN on its September project trip visiting refugees in northern Iraq, who are being cared for by the Church
8 September 2016
ACN UK reveals support for 147 projects this August including help for 650 infants in Syria.
5 August 2016
As fierce bombardment continues in Aleppo, a Carmelite nun whose convent is at the centre of the fighting, says the nuns are determined to stay and help those afflicted by the war.