HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor attends gala in NY

HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor with HE Archbishop Bernardito C. Auza, the Apostolic Nuncio for the UN and president of the Path to Peace Foundation

Last night, HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor has attended the Path to Peace Foundation‘s annual black tie gala dinner at the elegant Pierre Hotel in Manhattan, this year honoring the Aid to the Church in need international represented by its Executive President HE Thomas Heine-Geldern. Produced by HE Vicky Downey, the Chairperson for the foundation’s Committee and also Lieutenant for the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem for Eastern Lieutenancy, the oldest of the US. The event also had the attendance of the Apostolic Nuncio for the US, HE Archbishop Christophe Pierre. The Royal House of Ghassan thanks the gracious host HE Vicky Downey for the kind invitation and also Sir Christopher Simonetti, KHS newly invested knight commander of the Equestrian Order of Michael Archangel for being the special liaison for the East Coast.

More about the Path to Peace Foundation HERE

“One Voice for Christians” reaches 25 interviews!

The Royal House of Ghassan and Tyche-Fortuna Entertainment are proud to announce that the series of documentaries of the “One Voice for Christians” has reached twenty-five interviews! Politicians, religious leaders, scholars, activists, amongst other dignitaries, registered their experiences and opinions about the situation of Christianity in the Middle East. The interviews will be part of different documentaries including the most expected long length film “The Invisible People” about the ongoing persecution and exodus of Christians in the Middle East. The initiative is also supported by GH Giving Hands Charity (Germany) and IIRF – International Institute for Religious Freedom.

More about the “One Voice for Christians” initiative HERE

Egyptian political activist receives the Order of Michael Archangel

Yesterday, HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor has invested Mr. Michael Meunier with the rank of knight commander of the Equestrian Order of Michael Archangel. Mr. Meunier is a well known Coptic Christian political activist, founder of the Al Haya party in Egypt and successful businessman in the US. Mr. Meunier was also interviewed for the “One Voice for Christians” initiative.

More about the Order HERE

More about the initiativeOne Voice for Christians” HERE

Royal House of Ghassan joins forces with IDC – In Defense of Christians

Yesterday, HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor met with Mr. Toufic Baaklini at the headquarters of IDC-In Defense of Christians in Washington DC. The heads of IDC and the Royal House of Ghassan decided to partner to fight the persecution of Christians in the Middle East. The prince has declared that many wonderful organizations around the world are working for the cause and all must be in harmony to make this work more efficient. He has also manifested the need of major actions and strategies in order to revert the nefarious scene in the region. IDC is one of the few organizations in the world completely independent of any special interests working very successfully influencing legislation and working with political and religious leaders in the US and internationally. The Royal House of Ghassan is also in favor of a completely non-partisan and ecumenical stand. Also, the interaction with major political international players is more than necessary for success. In that spirit, prince Gharios put all the Royal House’s resources, including the representation at the United Nations, at complete disposal of IDC. Mr. Baaklini has also concurred with a deep cooperation between both organizations. Prince Gharios El Chemor has honored Mr. Baaklini with the rank of Knight Commander of the Equestrian Order of Michael Archangel and Mr. Peter Burns, IDC’s Government Relations and Policies Director, with the rank of knight.

More about IDC HERE

More about The Royal House of Ghassan HERE

HRH Prince Gharios meets US Congressman in Washington DC

Yesterday, HRH Prince Gharios El Chemor met with Nebraska’s representative Jeff Fortenberry (R) at Capitol Hill. The Congressman was interviewed for the project “One Voice for Christians” and shared his experiences working with the US congress to protect the Christian and Yazidi minorities in Iraq. The Congressman is a champion defending those communities and is a great supporter of organizations like IDC – In Defense of Christians, who’s supporting the production the “One Voice for Christians” in Washington DC. The initiative is also supported by GH Giving Hands Charity (Germany) and IIRF – International Institute for Religious Freedom.

Special thanks to Mr. Peter Burns, IDC‘s Government Relations and Policy Director for facilitating the interviews in Washington DC.

More about IDC – In Defense of Christians HERE

More about “One Voice for Christians” HERE