Johannes de Jong is the Director of the Christian Political Foundation for Europe (www.cpfe.eu) . He has been working with the Syriac Christians of Iraq and Syria, the Yazidi’s, Turkmen people of Iraq and Syrian Kurds. The CPFE is the European political Foundation of the European Christian Political Movement (www.ecpm.info). The CPFE is supported by the European Parliament but the EP is not responsible for the statements of the CPFE. The CPFE believes in a relational approach to policy and that includes Economy and Foreign Affairs.