Christian priest shot dead in Iraq | News | Al Jazeera

Christian priest shot dead in Iraq

The man was killed in a drive-by shooting.

    Paulos Faraj Rahho's body was found in March [AFP]

    Iraqi Christians, with Chaldeans forming the largest group, numbered an estimated 800,000 before the US-led invasion. It is now half that size, with people leaving the country due to the poor security situation.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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