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The Standing Committee of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in the Middle East met at St. Mark's Centre, Nasr City in Cairo on Dec 2nd. Thee meeting was held as commissioned by the Heads of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in the Middle East.

HG Anba Bishoy - Secretary to the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church,
HG Mor Theophilus George Saliba - Metropolitan of Mt. Lebanon & Secretary to the Holy Synod of the Syrian Orthodox Church,
HG Mor Philexinos Matthias Nayis - Assistant to the Patriarch of the Syrian Orthodox Church
HG Sebouh Sarkissian of the Armenian Orthodox Church
HG Nareg Almazian of the Armenian Orthodox Church
Mr. Guirgis Saleh - Secretary General of the Council of Churches of the Middle East

attended the meeting.

Various issues concerning the Oriental orthodox family in the Middle east, the Christian - Muslim Dialogue and the upcoming General Assembly of the Oriental Orthodox Churches in November 2011 were the main topics on the agenda.

Later in the evening the Standing Committee members were received by His Holiness Pope Shenouda III, Pope of Alexandria and the Patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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