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Syrian patriarch praises Russia’s role in nation’s civil war

March 18, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Born in 1965, Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II has led the Damascus-based Syriac Orthodox Church since 2014. Russia has offered military support of President Bashar al-Assad’s government since 2015.

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