The European Union must do more to counter persecution based on religion, according to a resolution adopted by the European Parliament on December 13.

The European Union should step up its efforts to safeguard freedom of thought and belief and promote inter-religious dialogue with third countries, said MEPs. They want Islamic State fighters to be prosecuted for the systematic killing of Christians, Yazidis and other religious minorities, which Parliament has described as genocide. They also w...


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