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Tribute to Wilson Younan

Source: SBS Assyrian

Thursday 10/9/2020 was a sad day to the Assyrian community in Australia and around the world as their beloved journalist and well known personality Wilson Younan was laid to rest.



Due to Corona virus and social distancing measure, about hundred people attended the funeral. It was an emotional and sad service held at St Hermized Cathedral at Greenfield Park Sydney.


The service was attended by HB Mar Meelis Zaia Metropolitan of the Assyrian Church of the East, Mar Amil Nona, Bishop of the Chaldean Catholic Church and Mar Yacob Daniel, Metropolitan of Ancient Church of the East and number of priests and deacons.

After the service, people headed to the Pinegrove Memorial Park, and there he was laid to rest.

The SBS Assyrian team put together highlights of Wilson's interviews and presentations from the archives of SBS Assyrian Facebook page, to shed light on the talent, knowledge, insight and professionalism of Wilson Younan.

If you like to watch all the videos featuring Wilson Younan and other videos, you can go to