Iraqi Christians fleeing ISIL now live in Jordan

Islamic Extremism

ISIL gave Iraq’s Christians an ultimatum: cooperate or suffer harsh consequences. Many of them feared that even if they complied, they would eventually be killed. So they fled. Now living as urban refugees in Jordan, they cling to the church and push away thoughts of returning home. CCTV’s Stephanie Fried met some of them in a suburb of Amman.

Iraqi Christians fleeing ISIL now live in Jordan

Iraqi Christians fleeing ISIL now live in Jordan

ISIL gave Iraq's Christians an ultimatum: cooperate or suffer harsh consequences. Many of them feared that even if they complied, they would eventually be killed. So they fled. Now living as urban refugees in Jordan, they cling to the church and push away thoughts of returning home. CCTV's Stephanie Fried met some of them in a suburb of Amman.