Patrairch Ignatius Aphrem II receives Syrian Minister of Social Affairs

16/10/15- FB Page of Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II

Damascus: His Holiness Patriarch Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Her Excellency Dr. Rima Al-Qadry, Syrian Minister of Social Affairs, at the patriarchate in Bab Touma, Damascus.

His Holiness discussed with Her Excellency the current situation in Syria and the Middle East. He also discussed ways of collaboration between the ministry and the social department in the patriarchate, especially St. Ephrem Patriarchal Development Committee (EPDC).

The meeting was attended by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Secretary, His Grace Mor Maurice Amsih, Director of Public Relations, Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director, and Mr. Louay Oussi.