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Online video showed rebels in the streets, some firing truck-mounted heavy machine guns in the direction of the surrounding mountains. The video appeared authentic and matched Associated Press reporting on the fighting.
Residents said Wednesday the rebels took over the mountaintop Safir hotel and were firing in the direction of the community below.
Rami Abdul-Rahman, director of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said that despite a heavy army presence in the village, the rebels staged hit-and-run attacks, at one point patrolling the streets on foot and in vehicles, and
Originally posted by Wildmanimal
reply to post by benrl
I have been warning about this. Most do not realize that there are over 2 million Christians in Syria.
That Aramaic Church is a Sacred place. They are peaceful. Yet there are being attacked for what?
By Whom? This is it folks.
Very important thread. S&F Thanks