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Tell Your Member of Congress to Speak Up for Coptic Christians

Ask your member of congress to cosponsor H.Res. 673 which reaffirms the importance of the U.S.-Egypt partnership in the region and the fight against terrorism, and encourages the Egyptian government to bring terrorist who have targeted Coptic Christians to justice.

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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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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Advocate for the U.S. to provide relief for victims of genocide and accountability for perpetrators of these crimes

Write your Senator to support providing relief for victims of genocide and to hold the perpetrators accountable

Latest News

January 2018 Newsletter

IDC in the News Christianity Today, January 18th UK should follow Trump and give aid directly to Middle Eastern churches, says former cabinet minister CBN News, January 15th Promise Kept: U.S. Aid … Continue reading

IDC Expresses Serious Concern Over Turkey’s Operation in Afrin

Washington, DC, January 23— As the Turkish air and ground offensive against the U.S.-backed Kurdish YPG in the Syrian Kurdish canton of Afrin enters its fourth day, IDC expresses serious … Continue reading

NPR: “As Pence Tours Mideast, Tension Lingers Over Trump’s Jerusalem Decision”

After talks with the leaders of Egypt and Jordan where he was made to explain and navigate the fallout from the Trump administration’s controversial decision last month to acknowledge Jerusalem … Continue reading

Haaretz: “Pence ‘Dangerous and Messianic,’ Dedicated to ‘Destruction,’ Israeli Arab Leader Says, Vowing to Boycott VP”

The head of Israel’s Arab coalition party has vowed to boycott the flash visit by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, expected to arrive in Israel on Sunday evening. “We were asked if there’s … Continue reading

Recommendations for the Vice President’s Trip to the Middle East

Washington, DC, January 19– Today, Vice President Mike Pence will travel to the Middle East for a weeklong trip where he will stop in Egypt, Israel and Jordan. It has been … Continue reading