Survivors of Religious Persecution to Share Stories in Washington
|07/13/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The U.S. State Department is making the advancement of religious freedom a foreign policy priority, with survivors of religious persecution representing North Koreans, Rohingyas, Uighurs and Yazidis invited to highlight the urgency of the problem at a conference next week in Washington.
“This is a major foreign policy initiative of the United States,” said Sam Brownback, the U.S. ambassador at large for international religious freedom. During a telephone briefing, he said it was an issue that has not received enough attention around the world as religious persecution has grown in recent years.
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