We condemn heinous attack against civilians in Zalin, Qamishli, Syria

On the Eve of New Year, December, 30, 2015 historical Syriac town of Beth Zalin, Qamishli in Gozarto, Syria had been target of heinous terrorist attack, according to local sources with current situation, leaving 18 martyrs and more than 25 injured, under treatment in different hospitals across the town. During the night of December 30, around 9pm local time, three explosions targeted Syriacs owned restaurants in the dominantly Syriac Christian neighbourhood of the city.

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2016-Jan-01

International day of genocide victims

On this day of December 9 as the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of the Genocide and the Prevention of this Crime, it is our moral and historical duty to remember victims of the Genocides and the survivors of the Sayfo 1915, Chaldean-Syriac-Assyrian people face another genocide in the Middle East and existential threat.

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2015-Dec-09

In solidarity with French people and France

The capital of France, Paris, once again had been target of unprecedented and simultaneous act of terror in different locations and leaving more than 130 dead and hundreds of injured and painful nation. Our thoughts are with the families of victims, injured and French people altogether.

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2015-Nov-14

We condemn killing of Assyrian civilians from Khabour by ISIS

The ongoing conflict in the Middle East, especially in Iraq and Syria, is causing irrevocable damage to the native people, minorities, ethnic and religious groups. From the beginning of the fall of Mosul city until today, Chaldean-Syriac-Assyrian people and Ezidis had been subject of killings, executions, ransom and mass-displacement.

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2015-Sep-11

After abductions in Al Quaryatayn by ISIS are the Syriac Christians of Sadad the next target?

Urgent plea for aid for fleeing Christians!
Yesterday’s abductions of Syriac Christians and others in Al Quaryatayn are already a well-known fact. These abductions underscore once more the dire situation of Syriac Christians and other minorities in Syria.

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2015-Aug-07

Call for support for demining of Khabur region to allow Syriac-Assyrian people to return safely

Last weeks the Syriac Military Council (MFS), Sutoro forces, YPG and YPJ have been able to liberate the villages of Khabur and mount Abdul Aziz from IS.

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2015-May-31

Memo to the Secretary General of the United Nations Mr. Ban Ki Moon and to the Members of the UN Security Council

Regarding the Ethnic Cleansing of Ethno-Religious Minorities in Iraq & Syria and the need for political rights of these minorities as medium and long-term solution and condition for long-term security

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2015-Mar-21

European Parliament calls allies against ISIS to cooperate with Syriac Military Council

The European Syriac Union (ESU) and the Syriac National Council of Syria (SNCS) welcome the resolution of the European Parliament “on recent attacks and abductions by Da’esh in the Middle East, notably of Assyrians”. We warmly thank the European Parliament for its timely, alert and highly relevant action today with regard to our dire situation and the existential threat our Chaldean-Syriac-Assyrian people face in Syria and Iraq.

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2015-Mar-12

Call for support for Assyrian Christians and Kurds under heavy attack by ISIS today

We thank the European Parliament for its focus on our dire situation. Today you will vote on a resolution addressing the existential threat we face and therefore we need to inform you of the following immediate urgency.

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2015-Mar-12

Assyrian Christians Attacked today by ISIS in Syria’s Khabur River Valley Need Urgent Assistance from Turkey and the International Community.

ISIS launched a major new attack on Saturday, Sunday and Monday March 7, 8 and 9, on Christian villages in Syria’s Khabur River Valley. ISIS armored columns streamed into the area, seizing all villages on the south bank of the Khabur and several villages on the north bank.
Tonight, ISIS will try to cross the Khabur (whose water flow dropped sharply today) with large numbers of fighters and heavy weapons – vastly stronger than lightly armed self-defence forces.

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2015-Mar-09