Discussion Panel: “Persecutions of Christians: Where We Stand”

On August 24, 2019, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II participated in the Panel Discussion entitled: “Persecutions of Christians Today; Where We Stand”, during the International Pilgrimage for Politicians and Family Summit, organized by the International Catholic Legislators Network, in Fatima – Portugal. The panel was moderated by His Excellency Mr. Tristan Azbej, Hungarian State Secretary for Aid to Persecuted Christians.
His Holiness gave an overview about the situation of Christians in the Middle East over the past few years and emphasized that the International community should play a more positive role in establishing peace in the various countries of the Middle East.