What is your retrospective view to the Brussel conference regarding the Niniveh Plain

An Interview with Metin Rhawi, Head of Foreign Affairs of European Syriac Union, regarding its retrospective view to the Brussels conference and the current situation of the Nineveh Plain

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2017-Aug-17

A Future for Christians in Iraq - Towards a comprehensive solution for the Nineveh Plain

The Future of the Nineveh Plain: A Proposal from Chaldean/Syriac/Assyrian Political Parties.

Out coming position paper from the Brussels conference from 28th - 30th June 2017

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2017-Aug-17

Christians Rescued After Suffering Through ISIS Rule in Raqqa

Christian fighters in the multi-ethnic, multi-sectarian Syrian Democratic Forces reported rescuing several Christians from Raqqa, the Syrian city that ISIS claimed as its capital three and a half years ago.

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2017-Aug-08

Diyanet wins the church lottery from Mardin

After Mardin became a Metropolitan Municipality, its villages were officially turned into neighbourhoods and attached to the provincial administration. Following this legislative amendment the Governorate of Mardin established a liquidation committee. The Transfer, Liquidation and Redistribution Committee of the Mardin Governorate transferred numerous property of Syriacs such as churches, monasteries and cemeteries, to public institutions. The Mor Gabriel Monastery Foundation appealed to the decision yet the liquidation committee rejected their appeal. The property placed at the disposal of the Treasury was then transferred to the Presidency for Religious Affairs (Diyanet).

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2017-Jun-23

ESU-Youth Camp 2017

Das von ESU-Youth organiserte Bildungscamp für 38 interessierte Jugnedliche aus ganz Europa fand vom 28. Juli bis zum 04. August 2017 in der Schweiz statt.

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2017-Aug-07

We remember Simele martyrs

August 7 marks commemoration of Simele martyrs among Chaldean-Syriac-Assyrian people which reminds one of the bloodiest massacres against indigenous people of Iraq and Middle East. 

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2017-Aug-06

Turkey must reverse decision regarding Syriac properties in Tur Abdin

As reported firstly by weekly Agos newspaper on June, 22, Syriac churches, cemeteries and other properties had been seized by the Turkish state Treasury and some of them transferred to the Religious Affairs Directorate, Diyanet.

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2017-Jun-26

ESU Statement of Sayfo genocide 1915 Day

Today, June 15, marks International Day of 1915 Sayfo genocide and remembrance of Chaldean-Syriac-Assyrian people massacred and killed under the Ottoman-Turkish rule of Young Turks between the years of 1914-1918.

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2017-Jun-15

The Syriac Christians in Hassakeh in urgent need

The Syrian regime continued a week ago its repeated aggression and attacks against the people of Al-Hassakah. The escalation of the violence committed by the regime demonstrated that it refuses to abide previously agreed ceasefires.

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2016-Aug-23