Roman Catholic Priest Tom Uzhunnalil rescued from detention in Yemen

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Prakash Varghese (Delegate of UAE, Gulf and All Levant) - OCP News Service - 12/9/17 Muscat- Oman: Roman Catholic Priest, Father Tom Uzhunnalil (from India), kidnapped by one of the terrorist groups in Yemen has been rescued from detention. The government of the Sultanate of Oman played the crucial role in rescuing the Priest. Fr Tom has ...

Yemen: Locals Break into and Rob Christian Church

Coptic Solidarity - Raymondibrahim - September 2016 On Friday August 26, unidentified and armed militants broke into and robbed a Christian church, the Church of Banjasar, in Aden south of Yemen, according to a report appearing only in Arabic media. In the words of a local source, “Armed militants accompanied by youths from the village broke into ...

Saudi Bombers ‘Seriously Damage’ Church in Yemen

Raymond Ibrahim - May 2015 According to Agenzia Fides, a Catholic church in Yemen was seriously damaged during a Saudi bombing raid around mid-May. The church of the Immaculate Conception in Aden was earlier occupied by Houthi rebels who had vandalized the interior of the church. The air strike by Saudi bombers—in support of the Yemeni government in its ...

Metropolitan Yulios Geevarghese Updates on the situation of Orthodox Christians in Yemen

Indian Orthodox Malankara Church 3/4/15 Dear All Latest Update Fr. Bijoy Varghese, the vicar of our Sanna St. Mary's Orthodox Parish, Yeman and few of our members reached back at this morning; thank God. Still more people are there and now both our Central and State Governments are keen to rescue them as early as possible. Thanks for your ...

Metropolitan Mar Yulios completes successful Episcopal visit to Yemen

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Indian Malankara Orthodox Church Liju Cherian 21/2/13 SANA’A, Republic of Yemen: It was for the second time that an Orthodox Metropolitan was undertaking a visit to Yemen, located at the south western tip of the Arabian Peninsula in between Sultanate of Oman and Saudi Arabia. HG Pulikkottil Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan of Ahmedabad Diocese, completed his maiden Episcopal ...