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May 15, 2021
The desecration of Marta Shimoni Church in Turkey’s village of Mehr demonstrates the same contempt for the Christian history and heritage of Asia...
May 11, 2021
Christians have become the victims of Turkish military actions in Iraq. These actions, which have displaced 2,000 Christian families and emptied 25...
May 2, 2021
Catholicos Aram I said, “This is the time that we move from the stage of [Genocide] recognition to reparation.” In this lawsuit, the Armenian...
April 26, 2021
This is an important and long-overdue statement. The Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, applauds President...
April 16, 2021
Newsweek here provides an excellent summary of the ongoing and worsening plight of Christians in Turkey. The conversion of Hagia Sophia to a mosque,...
April 8, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: Father Sefer Bileçen was exercising the obligation of charity. He was also acting upon the fact that the Kurdish...
March 21, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: the desecration of the graves in this Christian cemetery in Ulus, Ankara demonstrates the same contempt for the...
March 10, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: the Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, calls upon the Turkish government...
February 27, 2021
The persecution of Christians in Turkey has more than once taken the form of campaign against foreign Christian workers, most notably another...
January 29, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: The continuing tendency in Turkey to “neglect and monetize historical churches” is a manifestation...
January 26, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: During the recent conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh), “Turkey and Azerbaijan destroyed churches and...
January 24, 2021
This new report entitled The Anatomy of Genocide: Karabakh’s Forty-Four Day War from International Christian Concern confirms what many saw in the...
January 9, 2021
The Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, regrets the ongoing travesty of justice that is the Turkish...
January 7, 2021
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: the preventable collapse of this historic chapel is yet another manifestation the contempt for the Christian...
December 31, 2020
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: in the conversion of this church into a cultural center we see yet again the contempt for the Christian history...
December 8, 2020
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: this important new report, the introduction of which is presented below, details the full and shocking extent of...
November 24, 2020
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: the full statement of the Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, is here....
November 9, 2020
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: the full statement of the Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, is here....
November 8, 2020
Persecution of Christians in Turkey: Father Sefer Bileçen was exercising the obligation of charity. He was also acting upon the fact that the Kurdish...
October 20, 2020
Persecution of Armenian Christians: “This is the third genocide attempt,” says Armenian Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan. “The first was in 1915, the...