Middle East: Christianity

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 6th March 2017.

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To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of President Trump's remarks concerning the protection of minorities such as Christians in the Middle East.

Photo of Baroness Anelay of St Johns Baroness Anelay of St Johns Minister of State

We are aware of President Trump's statements regarding the plight of Christian and other religious minorities in the Middle East. The Government has deep concerns over the persecution of these groups. We believe strongly that all individuals should be able to practise, change or share their faith or belief without discrimination or reprisal.

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