Forsaken: The Persecution of Christians in Today’s Middle East

Daniel Williams

Date: May 4, 2016

Location: Zurich

“Christians in the Middle East have been abandoned to their fate.” The veteran Middle East correspondent Daniel Williams notes that the U.S. State Department recently declared that the Islamic State’s campaign against Yezidis, Christians and other groups does indeed amount to “genocide.” Yet “almost in the same breath, they said that they would do nothing about this.”