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« on: February 05, 2013, 09:53:34 PM »

CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports on a mostly Christian town in Syria that is standing firmly behind President Assad.

http://www.cnn.com/video/?hpt=hp_bn2#/video/world/2013/02/05/pkg-pleitgen-christian-militia-in-syria.cnn
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« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2013, 10:54:26 PM »

God be with them, and all Syrian Christians and peaceful, moderate Syrian Muslims. Thanks for sharing, Hinterlander.
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« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2013, 10:57:55 PM »

The Antiochian Orthodox Church in America is taking up a special collection by the Patriarch to help Christians threatened and suffering from the conflict. Perhaps you may find it worth looking into. God Bless.
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« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2013, 11:38:22 PM »

They know that if the U.S.-backed forces win, they (Christians) will have a bleak future.
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« Reply #4 on: February 06, 2013, 09:20:50 AM »

They know that if the U.S.-backed forces win, they (Christians) will have a bleak future.

Sad but true, Father.
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