Western European governments marginalizing Christians – Helsinki Commission briefing Monday

ALLIANCE DEFENDING FREEDOM (FORMERLY ALLIANCE DEFENSE FUND)
MEDIA ADVISORY – December 8, 2012 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Alliance Defending Freedom attorney to testify before U.S. Helsinki Commission Monday

Briefing concerns state-sanctioned marginalization of Christians in Western Europe

WHO: Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Legal Counsel Roger Kiska

WHAT: Briefing on the state-sanctioned marginalization of Christians in Western Europe

WHEN: Monday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. EST

WHERE: Rayburn House Office Building, Independence Ave. and South Capitol St., Room B318, Washington

WASHINGTON — Alliance Defending Freedom Senior Legal Counsel Roger Kiska will join two other expert witnesses to testify before the U.S. Helsinki Commission Monday on the state-sanctioned marginalization of Christians in Western Europe.

The Helsinki Commission, known formally as the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, is “an independent U.S. Government agency created in 1976 to monitor and encourage compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other OSCE commitments.” The commission consists of nine members from the U.S. Senate, nine members from the U.S. House of Representatives, and one member each from the U.S. Departments of State, Defense, and Commerce.

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http://www.adfmedia.org/News/PRDetail/7843

Alliance Defending Freedom (formerly Alliance Defense Fund) is an alliance-building legal ministry that advocates for the right of people to freely live out their faith.

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