House of Commons Seminar on the Plight of Christians of Palestine

April 25, 2016

The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC) invites you to House of Commons Seminar on “The Plight of Christians of Palestine”

Meeting will explore the issues faced by the Christians who still live in Palestine today. We will explore what a life under occupation means for the Christian population, and discuss the historical and practical challenges that have led to an ever-shrinking Christian population in Palestine.

Location: House of Commons, Portcullis House – Wilson Room

When: Monday 25th April, 18:30 – 20:00

Hosted by Geraint Davies MP

Panel Includes

  • Baroness Jenny Tonge
    • The role of EU and UK
  • Jeremy Moodey
    • Chief Executive of Embrace the Middle East
    • Speaking on the Israeli policies and persecution of Christians in Palestine
  • Leila Sansour
    • Award-winning Producer of Open Bethlehem
    • Speaking of the separation wall and the encirclement of Bethlehem
  • H.E. Ambassador Manuel Hassassian
    • Palestinian Ambassador to the UK
  • With a special video message from Reverend Bishop Riah Abo El-Assal in Nazareth
  • Dr. Adeeb Ziadeh
    • Researcher in EU-ME relations and associate Fellow in the Higher Education Academy in the UK
    • Christians of Palestine… Historical approach

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Posted: April 12, 2016