BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The
Sadrist bloc on Wednesday underlined that the Sadrist bloc will defend
Christians in Iraq just like they defend all Iraqis in the country, the chairman
of the political body of the Sadrist office said.
“We declare that all Iraqi
Christians are our brothers and partners in this country and we will
defend their presence in Iraq,” Karar al-Khafaji said in a statement
received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
“Al-Ahrar bloc’s ministers
are interested in offering unemployed Christians job opportunities and
the bloc was and still calling for national unity,” he concluded.