Visit of the Head of Damascus Office of the UN Special Envoy to Syria

On June 24, 2020, His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received Her Excellency Ms. Marianne Gasser, Head of Damascus Office of the UN Special Envoy to Syria Mr. Geir Pedersen, at the Patriarchate Headquarters in Bab Touma – Damascus.

Their Eminences Archbishops: Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar in the Patriarchal Archdiocese of Damascus, Mor Maurice Amsih, Archbishop of Jazeera and Euphrates, and Very Rev. Raban Joseph Bali, Patriarchal Secretary and Media Office Director, were also present in the meeting.

During the meeting, His Holiness discussed with Her Excellency the general situation in Syria and the work of the UN in helping the Syrian people who are suffering from the sanctions imposed on them.

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