WASHINGTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the world commemorates the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, Coptic Solidarity will host our 6th Annual Conference in Washington, DC – June 11-12th. The conference theme is 100 Year Later: Middle Eastern Christians Face Another Genocide, focusing on the fate of Christians and other minorities in the same region currently.
WASHINGTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new video released by ISIS on April 19th, shows militants killing two separate groups of Ethiopian Christians for the crime of not paying the jizya tax. Coptic Solidarity condemns these monstrous murders in the strongest terms and urges the international community to urgently protect Christians and other minorities in the region and to defeat ISIS.
Mideast Christians, Yezidis and moderate Muslim groups accuse the pro-Iran lobbyof "shutting down the only U.S. broadcast reporting fairly to the region"
WASHINGTON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Afederation of Western- and Middle East- based NGOs representing Yazidi and Christian communities in the region met with the representatives of four of the Permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and the Secretary General in New York on Friday and remitted a memo calling for a new UNSC resolution to “establish interim protected areas in northern Iraq and Syria.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To commemorate the 21 Copts slaughtered in Libya by the Islamic State terrorists last week, Coptic Solidarity is organizing a rally in front of the White House, to be followed by a march to the Congress, on Tuesday, February 24th from 11:00 AM until 4:00 PM