The Syrian crisis is now two-and-a-half years old. and the damage of the conflict seems only to be worsening. Fueled by an increasing stream of jihadists with a stated goal of establishing an Islamic state, these groups have increasingly targeted the Christian community, forcing them to convert, flee, or be killed. The impact of extremist ideology is tearing apart the richly diverse social fabric of Syria, impacting all Syrians, but particularly targeting the Christians.Though the uprising in Syria began primarily to end the brutal authoritarian reign of President Bashar al-Assad, for many in the opposition movement the aim has become the creation of an Islamic state, governed by a harsh interpretation of Islamic law and free of any Christian presence."For the terrorist people [foreign Jihadist fighters], the first step in their aim is to kill the Christian, or let them leave the country, or ...read more: http://www.religiontoday.com/news/syrian-crisis-christians-targeted-in-the-chaos.html
_________________SI Moderator - Greg Gordon
brother, who do you think FUNDS these "rebels"?the us and eu intel community...just as they did Libya. its all worship of money, the sa-udi's want to construct a LNG pipeline north, to sell this gas to Europe....the Russians want to construct a competing pipeline from the east.that's why Russian supports assad, and we support these ij's.its satanic, all of it, because its foundations are based on lies.....these "rebels".....they love the dollar, not allah.
Brother,I am not dismissing what you are saying and I personally do not have a strong opinion but what we are seeing is increasing pressure and persecution against Christians in many if not soon all countries of the world. "Then you will be handed over to be persecuted and put to death, and you will be hated by all nations because of me. - Matthew 24:9