Coptic Solidarity Condemns ISIS Murder of Ethiopian Christians and Continued International Torpor

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.

 

Rights Groups Condemn Shutting Down Radio Free Iraq

Mideast Christians, Yezidis and moderate Muslim groups accuse the pro-Iran lobbyof "shutting down the only U.S. broadcast reporting fairly to the region"

Mid-East Minorities Call on UN Security Council to Establish “Interim Protected Areas”

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.
 

 

Rally in Front of the White House on February 24 in Memory of 21 Copts Slain in Libya

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

 

Coptic Solidarity Condemns Barbaric Beheading of 21 Coptic Hostages

WASHINGTON, Feb. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The graphic confirmation yesterday of the barbaric beheadings of twenty-one Coptic Christian hostages by Islamic State terrorists lays bare the plight of the Middle East's largest non-Muslim community, and demands a forceful and sustained response from world leaders.  The murders come after a plight that extended for six weeks and that witnessed desperate and repeated appeals of families of the victims to save their loved one.

 

 

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Coptic Solidarity 2015 Conference

The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 11-13, 2015.

 

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