Monday, May 22, 2017


The president of Assyrian Aid Society-Iraq, Mr. Ashur Eskrya, met with Mr. Ashur Yousif President of the Assyrian Aid Society of America, in San Francisco, California on Thursday May 11th 2017, by attendance of Mr. Sargon Shabbas, the board member of the Assyrian Aid Society of America, and Ms. Shoushan Tower the board member of Assyrian Aid Society of Australia.


On Friday, May 12th, Mr. Ashur met with members of California Section of the Assyrian Democratic Movement, He Also with Mr. Ninos Ternian, President of the Assyrian National Broadcasting Channel (ANB) with attendance of Mr. Zaia Yaro.


During his visit schedule, Mr. Ashur Eskrya, President of the AASI, accompanied by Ms. Juliana Timoorazy, President of the Iraqi Christian Relief Council, on May 19th 2017, met with Mr. Peter Bityou, the president of Assyrian Aid Society in Chicago and Mr. Shiba Mando, President of the Assyrian National Council of Illinois, later then he met with Mr. Hormiz Tayro the person in charge of Chicago section of the Assyrian Democratic Movement and with attendance of ADM members.


These meetings included the discussions on the situation of our people and the future of Nineveh Plain, the means of returning the forcibly displaced persons to their homes after liberation, and the importance of supporting the Nineveh Plain Protection Units to establish the security in the region as well as the need to rebuild the destroyed houses and land of our people. The meetings also discussed the results achieved by the meetings of Mr. Ashur Eskrya, President of the Assyrian Aid Society-Iraq that have been held with many US governmental and legislative figures and civil society organizations.