MCC U.S. calls for “sustained and energetic diplomacy” on Iraq and Syria

Credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler/MCC
Credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler/MCC

MCC U.S. sent a letter to President Obama addressing the situation in Iraq and Syria, expressing “our deep concern over continued airstrikes against so-called Islamic State (IS militants).”

The letter notes MCC’s work in the region and urges the U.S. government to address political and social grievances in Iraq and Syria, engage in regional diplomacy, address humanitarian needs and support those seeking to build peace in the region.

Read the full letter.

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