Sulaymaniyah, Iraq - Republic of
IRAQI KURDISH PRIEST LEADS PRAYERS DURING MASS IN NORTHERN IRAQ.
Father Ibrahim Yousef Elias leads the prayers as Iraqi Kurds attend
mass at the seventeenth century Maryam Azra church in Sulaymaniyah,
north-east Iraq January 19, 2003. About 120 families follow the
Christian faith in this predominantly Muslim city. REUTERS/Caren Firouz