There was a surge in militant violence this week threatening the Iraqi government and state. Christians were among the estimated 500,000 people who fled the country’s second-largest city, Mosul, after it was seized by Sunni Islamist militants. The U.N. condemned the attacks and said the humanitarian situation in Mosul was worsening by the moment.
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