Latest in Tag: Christians in Syria Highlight
Latest in Tag: Christians in Syria
Islam Hamzay disappeared on 3 January 2016, allegedly as a result of an enforced disappearance
No one cares more than President Bashar Al-Assad about Syrian people, says Syrian deputy ambassador to UN
Christians account for around 5 percent of Syria’s population, and have remained largely loyal to the regime, fearing the rise of Islamists
Many Christians are concerned about an Iraq-style scenario in which they could come under threat if the regime of Assad collapses.
By Reuters BKIRKI, Lebanon: Violence and bloodshed is turning the “Arab Spring” into winter, the head of Lebanon’s Maronite Church said, threatening Christians and Muslims alike across the Middle East. Patriarch Beshara Al-Rai, whose Maronite Church also has a strong presence in Syria, said change could not be brought to the Arab world by force …