MECHRIC particularly stressed that all indigenous groups be brought to the table to discuss political solutions as the UN and Western countries typically negotiate with the largest minority groups.
MECHRIC is grateful for the leadership these nations have shown and their commitment to assisting Yezidis and Christians through political and humanitarian aid.
For more information, contact Tom Harb of MECHRIC
at 407- 383 9600; Tharb@aol.
During July, Coptic Solidarity, in coordination with MECHRIC and the Yazidis, organized a central demonstration in Washington, D.
Coptic Solidarity is non-profit organization dedicated to leading efforts to achieve equal citizenship for the Copts in Egypt and is a member of MECHRIC.
This year, Coptic Solidarity is partnering with MECHRIC
(The Middle East Christians Committee), which is a federation of independent NGOs, including Coptic, Maronite, Assyrian, Chaldean, Syriac, Melkite and others, in order to create greater awareness among the general public.