Press Release


AUA – Anniversary of attack on the Assyrian Syriac Catholic Church in Baghdad

On October 31, 2010 the world observed another massacre of our people at the Our Lady of Salvation Syriac Catholic Church in Baghdad, Iraq. The attack happened during worship service and claimed the lives of numerous innocent Assyrian parishioners, priests, and Iraqi security forces. Along with other church bombings, assassinations and kidnappings that have been perpetrated against our defenseless and peaceful people since that cowardly attack, this criminal act is intended to dishearten the indigenous Assyrians, forcing them to abandon our ancestral lands and fleeing our ...

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AUA – Australia, meeting with Minister of Immigration

The Assyrian Universal Alliance (A.U.A.) - Australian Chapter has determined that it must continue to do all that it can to make the Assyrian voice be heard by all democratic governments and international organizations. Since 2003, the A.U.A. has managed to hold several meetings with the Minister for Foreign Affairs, and Minister for Immigration to raise the situation facing the Assyrians in post Saddam Iraq. We are pleased to announce that on Tuesday September 27, 2011, a closed meeting was organised by the Hon. Chris Bowen MP, Minister for Immigration and ...

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