Congress Resolutions


The 27th CONGRESS ERBIL, IRAQ DECEMBER 2-4, 2010

The 27th World Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) took place in Erbil, Iraq from December 2 through December 4, 2010, with the participation of Assyrian representatives from around the world. After extensive, elaborate and open discussions on the condition of Assyrians on both the ancestral lands and in the Diaspora or exile, the following resolutions were unanimously approved. WHEREAS, the Assyrian Universal Alliance, a representative body of Assyrian organizations worldwide, a) considers Iraq, the birthplace and ancestral land of the Assyrian ...

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The 26th CONGRESS SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA MAY 20-24TH 2009

On Iraq 1. CALLS UPON AND DEMANDS that the Federal Republic of Iraq amend the Iraqi Constitution and add the statement in its preamble “The Assyrians are the Indigenous people of Iraq”. 2. COMMENDS the Federal Republic of Iraq for its efforts in improving country security. 3. DEMANDS that the Federal Republic of Iraq implements and executes further measures to prevent attacks against Assyrian people. 4. DEMANDS that the Federal Republic of Iraq publicly release the results of its investigation into the Mosul Massacre of October 2008. 5. DEMANDS the ...

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The 25th CONGRESS Jonkoping, Sweden SEPTEMBER 4-7, 2008

The 25th Worldwide Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) took place in Jonkoping , Sweden from September 4 through September 7, 2008 with the participation of Assyrian representatives from around the world. After extensive, elaborate and open discussions on the condition of Assyrians both in the ancestral homeland and in the Diaspora or exile, the following resolutions were unanimously approved. WHEREAS, AUA, an umbrella organization for Assyrians worldwide a) Is deeply and acutely concerned about the condition of Assyrians in the homeland, where ...

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The 24th World Congress London, England July 7 – 9, 2005

WHEREAS the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) an umbrella organization for the Assyrian people worldwide, in recognition of the needs of the Assyrian people in the historical homeland (ASSYRIA), expresses its concern about the political and human rights situation of the Assyrian people in Iraq, RECALLING the genocide and the persecution of the Assyrian people in the homeland by the former Ottoman controlled rule, RECALLING further the subsequent denial of the recognition and rights of the Assyrian people during the Conference of Lausanne and the League of Nations, ...

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The 23rd World Congress Marbella, Spain May 15 – 18, 2001

WHEREAS the Assyrian Universal Alliance (AUA) an umbrella organization for the Assyrian People worldwide, in recognition of the needs of the Assyrian People in the historical homeland (Bet Nahrain), expresses its concern about the political and human rights situation of the Assyrian People; RECALLING the genocide and the persecution of the Assyrian People in the homeland by the former Ottoman controlled Rule; RECALLING further the subsequent denial of the recognition and rights of the Assyrian People during the Lausanne conference and the League of Nations; RECA...

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The 22nd World Congress Teheran, Iran November 1 – 4, 1998

The 22nd Assyrian World Congress took place in Teheran (Iran), from 1st to 4th of November 1998 with the participation and cooperation of Assyrian representatives from all around the world. After prolonged discussions on the conditions of the Assyrians people both in their fatherland and in exile through out the world, the following resolution was unanimously approved. The resolution, which was decreed, was to confirm and complement the new infrastructure and revitalize Assyrians international policies and organizational set-ups. The Assyrian World Congress while ...

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The 21st CONGRESS Dearborn – Michigan August 25-27, 1997

The 21st Congress of the Assyrian Universal Alliance convened at Hyatt Regency in Dearborn, Michigan from August 25 through 27, 1997 and adopted the following Declaration and resolution: The AUA fully supports the unification of all Assyrian churches and will do our share to cooperate for the successful conclusion of this effort. We support the lifting of sanctions against Iran and Iraq. These sanctions have caused undo hardship against women, children and families of these countries. We encourage both the United Nation and Allies to find a satisfactory ...

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The 19TH CONGRESS MODESTO, CALIFORNIA-USA MAY 26-30, 1994

To endorse and support, emphatically, the United Nations and World Government position concerning the integrity of Iraq. To endorse and support a democratic secular form of government for Iraq, where the Assyrians, the indigenous people, can practice their legitimate rights and preserve their national identity, culture, heritage, language and religion. To demand that the Assyrians in their homeland of Iraq and elsewhere in the world be accorded equal rights and full citizenship. That the Assyrians also be recognized constitutionally as such recognition is granted to ...

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The 16TH CONGRESS LONDON-UNITED KINGDOM AUGUST 17-24, 1985

The 16th Congress of the AUA after a thorough study of the status quo of our people in the Middle East reached the following resolutions: The AUA will utterly commit its political arm to support the Assyrian Democratic Movement in its just struggle against Iraqi Baathist Regime and will entirely direct all its political bureaus all round the world to facilitate all available measures to help our gallant brothers. The AUA will direct thoroughly all its endless efforts towards the unity of all the Assyrian Political Organizations and owing to the prevalent critical ...

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The 15TH CONGRESS USA- Chicago. Ill. November 29th- December 2nd , 1984

RESOLVED: That the republic of Iraq declares the Assyrians to be the third majority Nation in Iraq, and that the government announce that Iraq is made of three major nationalities; the Arabs, the Kurds, the Assyrians and other minorities. RESOLVED: That the republic of Iraq issues a new ordinance to teach the Assyrian language to all the children of the Syriac speaking people of all Christian denominations (The Assyrians) regardless of their percentage in any one school. RESOLVED: That the republic of Iraq cease the execution of our innocent Assyrians and release ...

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