top of page

Dominican Sisters Statement on United States Engagement with Iran

Dominican Sisters Statement on United States Engagement with Iran


The U.S. Dominican Iraq Coordinating Committee calls upon the United States Government to de-escalate tensions with Iran

In the midst of the sacred days of the Christmas-Epiphany season, our hearts and minds have contemplated the promised hope of God’s coming peace. Yet, during these days, we have also grown increasingly aware of the escalating tensions between the United States and Iran. President Trump’s decision to order the assassination of Iranian military leader Qasem Soleimani has prompted significant threats of retaliation by the Iranian leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamene