Mr. Sabri Atman and Mr. Noray BetBaba from Seyfo Center met with Los Angeles County Supervisor, The Honorable Mike D. Antonovich on Wednesday, July 14, 2010. Supervisor Antonovich was first elected to the LA County Board of Supervisors in 1980 and since has been re-elected 7 times for the 5th Supervisorial District.
Mr. Atman presented the Hon. Sup. Antonovich with a brief introduction to Seyfo Center’s mission and goals, which included discussions about the international recognition of the Assyrian Genocide and the continuous Assyrian Christian persecution in the Greater Middle East. Mr. Atman and Mr. BetBaba reiterated the need for the international community to step in and not only recognize the past Assyrian Christian Genocides but also to move towards protecting the Assyrian Christian Minorities in the volitile Middle East region.
Mr. Atman and Mr. BetBaba presented Supervisor Antonovich with the Famous Assyrian Singer Ashur BetSargis’ latest CDs.