Zakka Family Appreciates Continued Support Of The U.S. Government
Yesterday, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo delivered remarks at the Department of State to families of American citizens and U.S Legal Permanent residents held captive abroad. Mr. Omar Zakka, the youngest son of Mr. Nizar Zakka, who last month testified before Congress a second time about his father’s case, was at the State Department for meetings with senior U.S. officials including Secretary of State of Mike Pompeo.
Earlier today, the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and International Terrorism held a hearing titled, “The Status of American Hostages in Iran.” Mr. Omar Zakka, the youngest son of Mr. Nizar Zakka, testified before the Committee on Nizar’s ongoing unlawful detention.
Dear Supporters of the Global Liberty Alliance & Friends,
It is an end to another busy year at the Global Liberty Alliance. We wanted to thank you for helping the Global Liberty Alliance do amazing things this year and want to ask you to stay by our side in 2019. In fact a lot of the work we do is not headline-grabbing, but it is vital to our clients and others on the front lines defending liberty, fundamental rights, and the rule of law.
We finished the year strong, but we have a lot more work to do, and we need your help to grow and be even more successful in 2019!
The following interview with attorney Jason Poblete aired on TV Martí on May 7, 2018. Based in Alexandria, Virginia, Poblete is part of a team of lawyers trying to clarify the case on an American accused of espionage in Cuba.Since Ms. Miyares was detained and held in Cuba in October 2017, she has been denied consular service by Cuban authorities.