Solidarity with persecuted minorities

The inaugural ‘Solidarity with the persecuted minorities of the Middle East’ event was held on November 23, attended by approximately 150 people. The NSW Jewish Board of Deputies hosted the event at the Sydney Jewish Museum and partnered with the NSW Council of Christians and Jews, NSW Ecumenical Council and the Baha’i, Yazidi, Ahmadiyya Muslim, Assyrian and Greek Orthodox communities. Dr Rachael Kohn from ABC Radio’s ‘The Spirit of Things’ moderated the panel discussion which included: (alphabetically) Ninos Aaron, Assyrian community; Dr Panayiotis Diamidis, Hellenic community; Venus Khalessi, Baha’i community; Nikki Marczak, representing the Yazidi community.