Bassam Ishak, Gordon Chang, Greg Laurie

Bassam Ishak
Gordon Chang
Greg Laurie
Tony Perkins

August 6, 2019

On the Tuesday, August 6, 2019 edition of Washington Watch with Tony Perkins, we heard from:

  • Bassam Ishak, Co-Chair of the Syrian Democratic Council Representation in the U.S. and President of the Syriac National Council, on reports that Turkey is poised to invade a U.S.-protected, autonomous region of Northeast Syria that guarantees religious freedom to all faiths.
  • Gordon Chang, foreign affairs journalist focusing on China, on the latest salvo in the U.S.-China trade war and the importance of raising religious freedom as an item of concern amid trade talks.
  • Greg Laurie, Senior Pastor of Harvest Christian Fellowship, responding to criticisms of prayer as a useless response to tragedy.

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