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

Tell your representative to cosponsor H. Res. 252 to support the stability of Lebanon and the establishment of safe zones in Syria

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Advocate for Refugee Resettlement for Victims of Genocide

Write your representatives to co-sponsor H.R. 379 to assist members of the Yazidi and Christian communities residing in Iraq and Syria

Write your Representative to Commemorate the Armenian Genocide

Write your representative to cosponsor H. Res. 220 to commemorate the Armenian Genocide

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Take Action! IDC Action Alert: Tell your Congressional Representatives to recognize the Armenian Genocide!

     Take Action Here! Today is the official day of commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. Thousands of Armenians are expected to march in Los Angeles to mark the 102nd anniversary. … Continue reading

Christian Post: State Dept. Workers Called Religious Freedom Specialists ‘Whack Jobs,’ Former Official Says

“On the religious freedom front, we are getting our clock cleaned. This may be a brief interregnum here but I think religious freedom is not doing well worldwide,” senior IDC … Continue reading

Catholic News Agency: Global bishops unite in prayer following Egypt church bombings

The advocacy group In Defense of Christians voiced their “solidarity with Egypt, particularly Egypt’s Christian community,” and senior advisor Andrew Doran stated that “we call on Egypt’s government to use … Continue reading

Newsletter- April 10, 2017

IDC Activities On April 3, IDC’s Director of Government Relations Kristina Olney met UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief Dr. Ahmed Shaheed. On March 22, IDC’s partner … Continue reading

Take Action! Reminder: Action Alert: Tell your Congressional Representatives to Support the return of refugees from Lebanon and safe zones in Syria

Take Action Here! 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 … Continue reading

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