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December 16, 2016, 4:30 PM

Coalition of URI Cooperation Circles Recognized for Raising Awareness About the Plight of Yezidis and Assyrians

Coalition of URI Cooperation Circles Recognized for Raising Awareness About the Plight of Yezidis and Assyrians

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The “Save Us From Genocide” (SUFG) and Beyond Genocide campaigns have been selected to receive a United Nations Association (UNA) Global Citizen Award for their consciousness-raising efforts on behalf of Yezidis and Assyrians facing genocide in Iraq and Syria. The award was presented by the UNA-USA East Bay Chapter in October 2016 at the International House at UC Berkeley, and in November 2016 at Temple Emanu-El in San Francisco.

Read the full story on the URI North America website.

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