Assyrian Church bombed in Habbanya, Iraq Update

8/2/2005 7:39:07 AM

According to a live interview with Mar Gewargis Sliwa the patriachal representative of the Church of the East in Iraq on July 16, 2005 on AssyriaSat, an explosion in Mar Giwargis Assyrian Church of the East in Habbanya, Iraq caused damages on the roof of the church. No injuries have been reported. A near by mosque was also attacked and damaged by terrorist elements in Iraq.

Images of the Church after bombing are available at the [url=http://www.assyriatimes.com/engine/modules/uskolaxgallery/index.php?carpeta=habbanya-church]Gallery Section[/url].