Subject: Fw: Arm Church in Israel Join Action of Support of
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2004 12:37:54 -0400
ARMENIAN CHURCH IN ISRAEL JOIN ACTION OF SUPPORT OF PALESTINIAN
YEREVAN, AUGUST 23. ARMINFO. Armenian church joined the main churches
in Israel released a statement Sunday strongly backing the hunger
strike of the Palestinian security prisoners.
The Jerusalem Inter-Church Committee - representing the heads of the
local Greek Orthodox, Coptic, Lutheran, Armenian, Anglican, and
Catholic churches - declared that Palestinian prisoners are
"the inhuman treatment they are receiving in their prisons." The
statement added that "the human dignity of the political prisoners
must be recognized and respected."