The Middle East: Descent into Chaos?

Peter Oborne

The birthplace of Christianity was a region that modelled peaceful coexistence for centuries. But descent into chaos and war has meant marginalisation, oppression and cleansing of the Christian communities. Why is this? And what if the region’s Christians disappear altogether? Journalist and author Peter Oborne is the Telegraph’s former chief political commentator and Press Awards Columnist of the Year 2013.