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Offline Salpy

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Doors of Armenian church in Mardin broken
« on: December 24, 2015, 09:40:41 PM »
http://asbarez.com/143172/turkish-police-break-the-doors-of-armenian-church-in-mardin/

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YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia)—Turkish policemen have broken the door of Sourp Kevork (St. George) Armenian Church in Mardin, Turkey.

Hatun Jajur, who has voluntarily undertaken to clean the church, had left for a while and found everything turned upside down upon return.

“Not only the main entrance, but also all other doors of the church were broken,” Jajur said.

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Re: Doors of Armenian church in Mardin broken
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2015, 09:52:36 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Doors of Armenian church in Mardin broken
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2015, 09:53:31 PM »
Do we know why or is this just a typically disagreeable act of random Erdogan brutality?
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Re: Doors of Armenian church in Mardin broken
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2015, 11:14:49 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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