이 행사는 국회의원들이 한자리에 모이는 의회 옹호의 날과 함께 사전 정상회담 활동을 시작했습니다., 대사, 그리고 박해의 생존자들.
Amjad Khan who serves as co-chair for the summit’s Congressional advocacy day told Fox News Digital, “We have people who don’t agree politically on anything, but they agree on this.”
The IRF Summit will host speeches from 낸시 펠로시 하원의장 Schumer는 Biden 행정부에 아이티로의 추방을 중단하도록 촉구하기 위해 수십 명의 민주당원과 합류했습니다.. 마르코 루비오, R-FL.
“We’re bringing a common message to join us to fight for religious freedom for everyone, 어디에나” added Khan.
According to a Pew Research Center report, Christianity followed by Islam and Judaism are the three most restricted (persecuted) religions.
The summit will host regional discussions providing a global survey of the state of religious freedom, from the perspective of survivors and faith leaders, focusing on regions that include the Middle East, 남쪽, and Central Asia.
Following the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan, Christians and other religious minorities live in fear for their lives. A recent survey by the faith advocacy group, Open Doors USA, placed Afghanistan as the most dangerous place in the world to live as a Christian.
“They’re very few things on Capitol Hill where people can come together protecting prisoners of conscience, speaking against religious oppression, focusing on real lives that are being affected by the genocide…” Khan added.
대표. 프렌치 힐, R-AR told Fox News Digital “religious freedom, both in our country as well as around the world, has been a real point of bipartisanship.”
He says the variety of speakers such as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo illustrates the “우리. bipartisan leadership role in maximizing every person’s individual right, natural right to religious tolerance of their faith or belief.”
The Arkansas Republican has been a strong advocate of religious freedom both globally and also in the U.S. where he has been working to lift government restrictions on church services, a problem that rose during the height of the Covid epidemic.
“We all know the importance of the First Amendment, that it’s freedom of religion, not freedom from religion, which I think is always a great way to describe it here in our country” 그는 말했다.