On August 30, 2019, Dr. Ramsay Dass, President of the American Middle East Christians Congress, met with His Holiness Mar Gewargis III, Catholicos Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East. There was a long discussion regarding the Middle East Christians in the Middle East and the Middle East Christians in the United States. There was a frank discussion regarding their presence in the Middle East, their heritage, aspirations, and survival. His Holiness was very frank and open regarding these topics. Dr. Dass presented His Holiness with the fifth edition of his book, The Untold Story. Bishop Mar Paulos Benjamin was also in attendance.