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Demand U.S. Recognition of the Armenian Genocide

Ask your representative and senator to co-sponsor H. Res. 154 and S. Res. 140 to to bring Turkey to account for its genocide against Armenians, Assyrians, and Greeks

Advocate for a Province for the Victims of Genocide in Iraq

Write your representatives to co-sponsor H. Con. Res. 152 to support the establishment of a province for the indigenous peoples of the Nineveh Plain

Support the stability of Lebanon and the establishment of safe zones in Syria

Tell your Senator and Representative to support the stability of Lebanon and the establishment of safe zones in Syria

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Take Action!Tell your Congressional Representatives to Support the stability of Lebanon and the establishment of safe zones in Syria

Lebanon has borne the largest share of the crisis created by Syria’s civil war. Lebanon is hosting more refugees proportionally than any country in the world—the people of Lebanon have … Continue reading

IDC Commends Secretary Tillerson’s Plans for Safe Zones in Syria and Iraq

IDC Commends Secretary Tillerson’s Plans for Safe Zones in Syria and Iraq Washington, DC– Speaking on Wednesday at the State Department conference of the 68-member coalition against the Islamic State, … Continue reading

Catholic Philly: Advocates seek more on anniversary of ISIS genocide declaration

While the genocide declaration is in itself rare, “there was more politics to the issue of genocide which I ever thought there could be,” said Catholic University of America law … Continue reading

Crux: Genocide Coalition says religious minorities need protection from ISIS

Philippe Nassif, the executive director of In Defense of Christians, told the gathering, “We have to make sure the American public understands how serious this crisis is…We have much more … Continue reading

IDC Urges Trump Administration to Take Action on Anniversary of ISIS Genocide Designation

Washington, DC–One year ago today, on March 17, 2016, then-Secretary of State John Kerry formally designated the actions of ISIS as genocide. As part of that declaration he said: “[ISIS] … Continue reading

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