Israeli Christians and supporters—including Father Gabriel Nadaf, a Greek Orthodox priest who has promoted Christian integration in the Jewish state—protest outside the EU’s Embassy in Israel on Sunday, calling for the EU to do more to help persecuted Mideast Christians. Credit: Israeli Christian Lobby. Photo courtesy of: JNS
More than 150 Israeli Christians and supporters gathered in front of the European Union’s Embassy in Israel on Sunday to demand that the EU do more to help Middle East Christians, who face growing persecution from Islamic extremists throughout the region.
“The free world must stop Christian persecution and ethnic cleansing in Middle East,” Shadi Khalloul—spokesman for the Israeli Christian Lobby, the group that organized the protest—toldJNS.org following the demonstration.
“Today they are silent and try to ignore the massacres and even sometimes support these fanatics,” Khalloul added. “The West must intervene and protect…
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