November 13, 2016

Report Back On Fact Finding Delegation To Syria by Madelyn Hoffman, New Jersey Peace Action ,Joe Jamison, Queens Peace Council




Published on 15 Oct 2016
A 7-member delegation composed of a number of US anti-war organizations, labor activists, lawyers, educators and independent journalists visited Syria for a 6-day fact finding trip in July 2016. The met with a wide ranging number of civil society organizations, students, business leaders, victims of war and violence, mebers of the Syrian bar association, women's rights activists, parliamentarians from different political parties and high level officials. The delegation was also granted a nearly 2-hour meeting with President Bashar Al-Assad. This is a report from 2 of the members of the delegation.
10-13-2016 Manhattan; sponsored by Peace Action Manhattan peaceaction manhattan@gmail.com
Speakers:
Madelyn Hoffman, New Jersey Peace Action
Joe Jamison, Queens Peace Council

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