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CSI Urges President Obama to Stop the Killing of Christians in Iraq

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Christian Solidarity International (CSI-USA) urged President Obama to respond to continuing targeted violence against Iraq‘s ancient Christian community. The appeal – conveyed in a letter from CSI-USA’s CEO, Dr. John Eibner  – comes in the wake of the murder of eight Christians in Mosul since mid-February and the consequent… Read more »

CSI Urges President Obama to Send Christmas Message of Hope to Iraq’s Persecuted Christians

WASHINGTON, Dec. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Christian Solidarity International (CSI) has called on President Barack Obama to deliver a Christmas message of hope to Iraq’s Christians and other persecuted religious minorities. Writing today to President Obama, the CEO of CSI’s U.S. affiliate, Dr. John Eibner stated: “This Christmas, many Iraqi churches will yet again stand empty… Read more »

Pioneering Report on Disappearance, Forced Conversions and Forced Marriages of Egyptian Christian Women Released

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Disappearance, Forced Conversions and Forced Marriages of Coptic Christian Women in Egypt – a pioneering report on human trafficking – was released today by Christian Solidarity International (CSI) and the Coptic Foundation for Human Rights. Researched in Egypt by American anti-trafficking specialist Michele Clark and Egyptian women’s rights activist… Read more »

232 Sudanese Slaves Liberated

CSI Urges President Obama to Help Stamp out Slavery in Sudan WASHINGTON, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, Christian Solidarity International (CSI) issued a report on the liberation of 232 Sudanese earlier this month. The slaves – Christian and traditionalist members of the Dinka tribe – were liberated, with CSI’s support, from Arab masters in Darfur… Read more »

Mujahadeen Displace 50,000 Southern Sudanese

CSI Delivers Emergency Humanitarian Aid WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Over 50,000 Black African Southern Sudanese, mainly Christians, fled their homes in the borderlands between Northern and Southern Sudan on the 29th and 30th of December, according to government officials in Southern Sudan. The immediate cause was fierce fighting between Khartoum-backed Baggara Arab militias and… Read more »