CAIR-MI Meets with Iraqi Parliament Member


CAIR-MI MEETS WITH IRAQI PARLIAMENT MEMBER

(SOUTHFIELD, MI, 7/3/2007) - The Michigan chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MI) yesterday met with Dr. Sadettin Ergic, who is a member of the Parliament for the Republic of Iraq, in Farmington, Michigan.

Also attending the meeting were aides to Dr. Ergic, Ms. Nurten Ural, Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Turkey and leaders from the Chaldean and Turkish American communities.

The meeting, which was coordinated by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, was held at the Farmington Hills Manor in Farmington Hills, Michigan.

Dr. Ergic discussed the plight of the Turkmen Iraqis since the toppling of Sadaam Hussein’s government and his frustrations with current American policy pertaining to Iraq.

CONTACT: CAIR-MI Executive Director Dawud Walid, 248-842-1418, dwalid@cair.com

 


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