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Advocates urge Trump not to desert Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in Syria

October 14, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: President Trump’s recent decision to move US troops from northeastern Syria “undercuts our own trust that this administration is truly committed to international religious freedom and the survival of religious minorities in the Middle East,” dozens of religious freedom advocacy organizations said in a letter.

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Oct. 14, 2019 7:31 AM ET USA

    For how many years has been reporting on Catholic and Orthodox prelates in and around Syria who have consistently condemned Western meddling in the internal affairs of Middle Eastern nations? For how many years has reported on Catholic and Orthodox prelates who strongly support the legitimate government in Syria as the Christians' best friend? How many photographs document President Assad's and his family's attendance at Christmas liturgies in Syria?