Bishop Mar Paulus Benjamin Testifies at US Senate Human Rights Caucus

Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East-September - October 2014 On 10 September 2014, His Grace Mar Paulus Benjamin, Bishop of Eastern USA testified before the United States Senate Human Rights Caucus. The said caucus included an inaugural discussion on the Islamic State (IS), which has driven 200,000 Assyrians from their homes. The Caucus was launched ...

Assyrian Bishop Testifies At Senate Human Rights Caucus

Bishop Mar Paulus Benjamin from the Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East, Chicago diocese.

September 2014 Washington (AINA) -- Two U.S. Senators launched the Senate Human Rights Caucus on Wednesday with an inaugural discussion on the Islamic State (ISIS), which has killed thousands of Yazidis, Shiites in Iraq and driven 200,000 Assyrians from their homes. The Caucus was launched by Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.). Testimony was given by ...