Armed Groups in Iraq Threatening Violence Against Shopkeepers Selling Valentine’s Day Items

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Armed groups in Iraq are threatening violence against several shopkeepers who are selling St. Valentines day merchandise at their stores. According to Fides News Agency, Majed Ibrahim, a local merchant in Mosul, said opposition against the feast is due to its Christian origin. St. Valentine of Terni, a 3rd centur…

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