Posts Tagged ‘ Homs ’

Christians Return to Syria- But Not to Iraq

Sep 11th, 2017 | By

Exclusive: William Murray notes how Assad government better protects minority rights, originally posted on WND Christians in the Middle East are voting with their feet for the government of President Assad in Syria. With all that American government officials and the news media have said to condemn the secular government of Syria, surely no one

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The Truth Behind Oscar-Winning Film “The White Helmets”

Feb 28th, 2017 | By

On Sunday, “The White Helmets,” a Netflix documentary about volunteer rescue workers in Syria, won an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Sunday. The film follows three rescue workers with the White Helmets who train in Turkey to provide emergency medical aid and assistance to civilians caught in the middle of Syria’s civil war. However, controversy

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Poem Found on Walls of Church in Homs, Syria

Nov 16th, 2016 | By

In the Syrian city of Homs, a faded message was found on the wall of a church by an individual who presumably fled the city quickly for safety or survival. The message, whose writer is unknown, was inspired by a famous Syrian poem by Nizar Kabani and was marked on the church wall with the

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Hundreds of Christians Kidnapped by Islamic State in Syria

Aug 8th, 2015 | By
Syrian Christians face persecution by Islamic State and other groups, church sources and activists say.

Dozens of Christian families remained missing Saturday, August 8, after Islamic State militants seized their town in central Syria this week, the Syrian Orthodox Church said. Church sources and activists said hundreds were kidnapped when the Islamic State invaded the isolated oasis town of Qariyatain in Homs Province this week and routed the Syrian Army.

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Dutch Priest Killed In Syria; Islamists Suspected

Apr 9th, 2014 | By

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (BosNewsLife)– A Dutch priest, who became known for his insistence on staying in the war-torn Syrian city of Homs, was shot dead there Monday, April 7, by suspected Islamic militants, Catholic sources said.

Frans van der Lugt, 75, a Jesuit – the same order as Pope Francis – had been living in Syria since the early 1970s.

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Lebanese-Swedish Brothers Choose Jihadist Death in Syria

Aug 3rd, 2013 | By

Obama’s “rebels” – Two Islamist Lebanese-Swedish brothers who left their Scandinavian home for Lebanon, have died fighting alongside Syrian rebels, their cousin and a local cleric said on Saturday. Hassan and Moatasem Deeb “were killed Friday in a rebel assault on the Abu Zeid army checkpoint near Qalaat al-Hosn” in Homs province

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Washington Report- July 12th, 2013

Jul 12th, 2013 | By

In this issue: Obama’s army without a soul / Obama refuses to list Boko Haram as terrorists / President Jimmy Carter attacks Baptists / An active Prayer Caucus / No tax dollars for jihadists / A Saudi slave escapes in California / CAIR attacks Florida professor / Egypt: Muslims murder more Christians / Syria: Massacre at Christian village / Iraq: How the U.S. “fixed” Iraq / Pakistan: Police torture and kill Christian boy / China: William Murray op-ed at WND

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Report From Washington – November 16, 2012

Nov 16th, 2012 | By

URGENT: Riots have broken out in Jordan near our aid distribution centers. Christians are fleeing Syria to Jordan. Our aid work must continue. Please help now!
In this issue: Obama’s Muslim Brotherhood buddies riot in Jordan / The Obama-Morsi love affair / Does Romney finally get it? / Secret Benghazi hearings / Focus on the Family to “refocus” / Unemployment up and prices up / Obama reelected and Israel attacked / More Syrian Christians murdered / Last Christian in Homs, Syria murdered

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