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‘There is a climate of greater hope,’ Aleppo bishop says a year after Assad victory

December 22, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Bishop Georges Abou Khazen, who ministers to the Syrian city’s Latin-rite Catholics, spoke of peace and optimism a year after the Syrian government defeated rebels, ending a 4-year battle for the city. The prelate said that because of high unemployment, “almost all [Christian] families still depend on our aid.”

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