To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations he has made to the government of Iraq on the recent killing of Christians in that country; and what response he has received in respect of the safety of Christians and their freedom to worship in that country.
My right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary met with Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari on
Our ambassador to Iraq met with the Iraqi Minister for Human Rights on
In the wake of the attack on the Our Lady of Salvation Church in Baghdad on
"I utterly condemn the attack against Our Lady of Salvation Church in Baghdad. My thoughts are with the families and friends of all those that have been killed or injured in this tragic event. I urge the Iraqi authorities do all they can to bring to justice those who are responsible for this attack on innocent worshippers, and all Iraq's politicians and diverse communities to work together to tackle the threat of violent extremism."