Persecution of Christians in the Middle EastNOVEMBER 2010: NICK Griffin has signed an open letter condemning attacks on Christians in the Middle East.
The letter said:
"We, Members of the European Parliament, are deeply moved by the recent terrorist attack against the Baghdad Cathedral and by the ongoing persecution targetting Christians in the Middle East.
"We are aware of the anxiety and growing fear in the heart of Christian communities in this region. We desire to be kept informed on a regular basis of any kind of pressure, threat or attack against Christians in the Middle East.
"We, Members of the European Parliament, are determined to maintain relations with the Christians of the Middle East and to not leave them alone.
"We are determined to use all means at our disposal so as to regain Democracy, Human Rights and Freedom of Religion, including for Christians in the Middle East."