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Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate to hold press conference at the conclusion of the 2nd International Conference on Religious Freedom

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December 5, 2013

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ARCHONS OF THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE 2nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

The Order of St. Andrew the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, in cooperation with the Patriarchal Liaison Office to the European Union and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Germany will hold a press conference on December 5, 2013 at 5:00pm at the Hotel Adlon in Berlin, Germany.

The Conference focused on religious freedom issues affecting minorities in Turkey stressing the concepts of equality, state neutrality and pluralism as they relate to religious freedom and the status of religious freedom under Turkey's current and proposed new constitutions.

His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, as well as Hillary Clinton, former U.S. Secretary of State, United States Senator and First Lady, both addressed the participants by video.

For more information on the Conference, please visit http://conference.archons.org

            WHO:              His Eminence, Archbishop Demetrios of America

                                    Anthony J. Limberakis, MD, National Commander, Order of St. Andrew

                                    the Apostle, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

                                    Orhan Kemal Cengiz, Attorney, Human Rights Defender and Journalist

                                    Jay Sekulow, Ph.D., Chief Counsel of the American Center for Law and

                                    Justice

                                    Johnny Messo, President, World Council of Arameans (Syriacs)

            WHAT:           Press Conference at the Conclusion of the 2nd Archon International

                                    Conference on Religious Freedom

            WHEN:           December 5, 2013 at 5:00pm

            WHERE:         Hotel Adlon Kempinski

                                    Unter den Linden 77

                                    10117 Berlin, Germany

                                    Palaissaal Ballroom