|MTV Lebanon, April 29, special report highlighting H. Res. 252 which was introduced by Rep. Darin LaHood (R-IL) and Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) and which seeks support for the stability of Lebanon and the establishment of safe zones in Syria. The report also highlights the work of IDC to make the resolution pass, as explained by IDC Executive Director Philippe Nassif.
Christian Post, April 19, State Dept. Workers Called Religious Freedom Specialists ‘Whack Jobs,’ Former Official Says
IDC Vice President and Senior Policy Adviser Andrew Doran: “Doran, who now serves as the vice president and senior policy advisor for the human rights advocacy organization In Defence of Christians, explained that he feels there is not much that the Trump administration can do to improve the depressing status of religious liberty worldwide.”
EWTN News Nightly, April 18, IDC Executive Director Philippe Nassif joins EWTN News Nightly to discuss Christians in Iraq.
Catholic News Agency, April 10, 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 all necessary means to make places of worship in Egypt safe, especially those systematically targeted by terrorists.”
The Economist, April 8, The religious response to Syria’s travails is prolix and confused
In the view of Philippe Nassif, In Defense of Christians director, the gas attack in Syria was a “heinous atrocity” by the Assad regime, and the American missile raid was a “very justifiable response”.
Christian Daily, March 28, Egyptian police disperse angry Muslim mob targeting Christian homes
“Americans need to know that one of the oldest Christian communities in the world is under threat from being completely pushed out of Egypt,” In Defense of Christians’ executive director Philippe Nassif told CNA.