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Iraqi Governing Council Member, Secretary General of the Assyrian Democratic Movement, Mr. Younadam Kanna in the U.S.

Posted: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 at 08:43 PM CT

Assyrian National Council of Illinois honoring Younadem Kanna, Secretary General of the Assyrian Democratic Movement “Zowaa”, April 27, 2004, in Chicago.

Five members of the Iraqi Governing Council (IGC) arrived in Washington D.C. on Friday, April 23, 2004. The IGC had decided to send this high delegation to Washington in order to discuss the future of Iraq with the U.S. Administration and with various Iraqi constituencies in the United States. These talks will continue through Tuesday April 27.

After talks in Washington are concluded, His Excellency Mr. Younadam Kanna, one of the five IGC visiting members and the Secretary General of the Assyrian Democratic Movement (ADM), will travel to Chicago (Illinois), the San Francisco/San Jose Greater Bay Area, Modesto, and Los Angeles (California), Phoenix (Arizona), and Southfield (Michigan) to meet with Assyrian (Chaldo-Assyrian) groups, and deliver speeches about the general situation in Iraq and the conditions of the Chaldo-Assyrians.

  1. In Chicago
    Dates: From April 28 - Friday 30, 2004
    General Public Rally, Friday at 7:30 p.m.
    Where: Hanging Garden
    8301 W. Belmont, Chicago
    For more information contact:
    Aprim Michael at 847-975-3017
  2. In California (Modesto)
    Date: Saturday, May 1st, 2004
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Where: Yosemite Banquet Hall
    2549 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto
    For more information contact:
    Fred Aprim at 408-314-9106
  3. In California (San Francisco/San Jose Bay Area)
    Date: Sunday, May 2nd, 2004
    Time: 7:30 p.m.
    Where: ARC, at the Willow Glen (hall of the Assyrian Church of the
    680 Minnesota Ave, San Jose 95125
    For more information contact:
    Fred Aprim at 408-314-9106
  4. In California (Los Angeles)
    Date: Monday, May 3, 2004
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Where: St. Mary's Assyrian Church
    5955 Lindley Dr., Tarzana 91352
    For more information contact:
    Ashur Giwargis at 818-652-0077
  5. In Arizona
    Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2004
    Time: 8:00 p.m.
    Where: Sheraton Hotel
    Hwy 17 and Donlup
    For more information contact:
    Sam Darmo at 602-481-2929
  6. In Michigan
    Date: Wednesday, May 5, 2004
    Time: 7:00 p.m.
    Southfield Manor
    For more information contact:
    Antranik Aqrawi at 586-322-4840

Please come join us and meet with the Iraqi governing council member Mr. Younadam Kanna.

Background Information:

The Assyrians (known also as Chaldo-Assyrians) are the indigenous people of Iraq and make 5% of the Iraqi population. As Christians, the Assyrians are working with all other parties involved in Iraq and outside to establish a democratic, secular, free, and pluralistic Iraq.

Thank you.

Assyrian Democratic Movement (ADM)
Assyrian Democratic Movement
Aprim Michael, 847-975-3017
Fred Aprim, 408-314-9106
Ashur Giwargis, 818-652-0077
Sam Darmo, 602-481-2929
Antranik Aqrawi, 586-322-4840

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