U.S. Consul General Mitman visited the Shrine of Raban Boya near Shaqlawa

people walking up stairsOn June 26, Consul General Mitman visited the Shrine of Raban Boya near Shaqlawa. Father Anies of the Chaldean Church joined the group for the scenic hike and shared the history of the site, which dates to the fourth century A.D., as well as information about Monk Boya, who established the site as a monastery.