Assyrian Confederation of Europe Condemns Kurdish Occupation of Assyrian Schools in Syria

The Amal Assyrian Elementary School in Hasaka, Syria

AINA - 7/9/18 (AINA) -- The Assyrian Confederation of Europe, which represents over 500,000 Assyrians in Europe, issued a statement condemning the Kurdish occupation of Assyrian schools in northeast Syria. The local Kurdish government in the Hassakah province has shutdown Assyrian schools which refused to adopt the Kurdish curricula. Related: Kurds in Syria Shutdown Assyrian School for Refusing Kurdish Curriculum Related: Assyrians ...

Assyrians Establish National Federation in France

Members of the newly established Fédération Assyrienne de France pose in front of the Eiffel Tower. ( AINA)

AINA - 1/2/18 Paris (AINA) -- Assyrian representatives from across France culminated a two day conference in Paris with the establishment of the Fédération Assyrienne de France, a national federation of the Assyrians living in France. There are 30,000 Assyrians living in France. The first Assyrians arrived in Marseille France in the 1920s as refugees from the genocide of ...

Assyrian Umbrella Organization Granted NGO Status in EU

Ms Attiya Gamri, a former member of a Dutch provincial parliament, is the current president of the Assyrian Confederation of Europe.

AINA - 31/12/17 Brussels (AINA) -- The Assyrian Confederation of Europe (ACE) has been granted official status as an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) by the Belgian Ministry of Justice. The status was granted after a six month review by officials in Brussels, home to numerous NGOs. ACE will headquartered in Brussels. Related: Assyrian Confederation of Europe Elects President Related: Assyrian Leader Voices Concern At ...

European Assyrians Conclude Second Convention in Brussels

Attiya Gamri, the president of the Assyrian Confederation of Europe. (AINA)

AINA - 16/10/17 Brussels (AINA) -- The Assyrian Confederation of Europe, the main body representing half a million Assyrians living in the EU held its second convention last week. More than 120 delegates from nine different countries participated in the convention, held on 7-8 of October in Brussels. Among the speakers at the event was the vice ambassador ...

Assyrian Leader Voices Concern At EU-parliament Conference on Future of Nineveh Plain

Attiya Gamri (inset), the President of the Assyrian Confederation of Europe. ( AINA)

AINA - 8/6/17 Brussels (AINA) -- The President of the Assyrian Confederation of Europe (ACE), Attiya Gamri, voiced strong concerns on the treatment of Assyrians and Yazidis by Kurdish military and political groups in northern Iraq during a conference in the European parliament on June 6. The Conference, falling on the third anniversary of the fall of Mosul, ...

Separate Assyrian Churches From State, Says Assyrian Confederation of Europe

Assyrian Confederation of Europe - 11/11/16 The Assyrian Confederation of Europe is concerned by the growing influence of churches in Assyrian politics in Iraq, which has been revealed in recent developments. Recent meetings on the subject of the future of the Nineveh Plain conducted in Iraq between Assyrian political groups have been initiated and attended by church leaders. ...

Assyrian Confederation of Europe Elects President

Ms Attiya Gamri, a former member of a Dutch provincial parliament, has been elected president of the Assyrian Confederation of Europe for a three term.

AINA - 13/10/16 Gothenburg, Sweden (AINA) -- Assyrians in Europe concluded the first Assyrian European Convention, held on October 8 and 9 in Gothenburg, Sweden. The convention saw the election of the first ever president for the Assyrian Confederation of Europe (ACE), an umbrella organization for Assyrian national federations in the different European countries. Ms Attiya Gamri ...

Assyrians in Europe to Gather for Inaugural Convention

AINA- September 2016 Stockholm (AINA) -- Assyrians in Europe will gather for a pan-European convention for the first time on October 8 and 9. The convention will take place in the city of Gothenburg in the Swedish west-coast. The program includes seminars, work shops, key note speeches by special guests and a fund-raising gala. The convention is ...