Religious Groups Speak Out Against War with Iraq: Mar. 2003

March 27, 2003

Source: Near and Far Digest

On March 27, 2003 the Near and Far Digest reported that "spiritual leaders serving the Japanese American community of varying faiths came together for the first time to denounce a unilateral U.S.-led war on Iraq at a press conference held on March 5 at the Christ United Presbyterian Church in San Francisco's Japantown reports the Nichi Bei Times newspaper in San Francisco... It came during a time where several leaders from the world's religions like the Pope and the Japanese Buddhist Federation have spoken against violent action in Iraq."