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AUA Americas and Partners Participate in the UN Forum on Minority Issues

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, December 05, 2013 Representatives from Assyrian Universal Alliance Americas Chapter (AUA Americas), Miss. Jennifer Babaie and Mr. Alen Mirza, recently took part in discussions at the United Nations 6th Session of the Forum on Minority Issues in Geneva, Switzerland, on the 26 and 27 of November.

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Assyrians and other Indigenous Christian Communities of Syria

10 September, 2013 Throughout Syria’s two and half year civil war, the people of Syria have suffered immensely. Over a hundred thousand people have lost their lives, millions have been displaced, and the country now faces near devastation. The Indigenous Assyrian and other Christian Communities of Syria, with a history

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Four Assyrian Australians recieve Community Service Award

On Friday 10 May 2013, four leaders in the Assyrian community were presented with Community Service Awards. The event was organized by Mr Chris Hayes MP, Federal Member for Fowler at Canley Height RSL, to acknowledge the efforts of different community leaders. Mr. Hayes mentioned during his welcoming speech “as

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AUA STANDING SHOULDER TO SHOULDER WITH EGYPT’S COPTS

Sydney – 15 April 2013 Hundreds of protestors gathered at Martin Place in Sydney on Sunday 14 April 2013, to protest the continuous persecution of Egypt’s indigenous Christians. The rally was attended by political leaders from Federal, State and Local Government, to support calls by the Australian Coptic Movement and

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AUA Participates in the UN 5th Session on Minority Issues

On November 27 and 28, the Assyrian Universal Alliance participated in the Fifth Session on the Forum on Minority Issues at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. This year’s Forum highlighted the twentieth anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration on the rights of National or Ethnic, Religious

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AUA Secretary General speech in 127th IPU Assembly Canada 2012

Intervention on:“Building Peace after Conflicts” It is a great pleasure to share some of my views on the issue of “Building peace after conflicts” with my parliamentarian colleagues. 1. The root causes of many conflicts in the world are poverty, exclusion and marginalization, foreign interventions and military excursions and occupation.

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