Situation of Christians in the Middle East  

MEPs will discuss the situation of Christians in the Middle East with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Tuesday afternoon.

Although the Middle East is home to some of the world's oldest Christian denominations, Christian communities throughout the region continue to decline as they face political repression and violent attacks.

Debate: Tuesday, 16 May

Procedure: statement by the Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy