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Al Qaeda-Linked Rebels Attack
Christian Village Where Aramaic--
Language of Christ--Still Spoken

Associated Press, by Karin Laub and Zeina Karam

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Posted By:Maryland_Patriot, 9/6/2013 11:19:22 AM

DAMASCUS, Syria — The sound of artillery reverberated Thursday through a predominantly Christian village north of Damascus as government troops and al-Qaida-linked rebels battled for control of the mountainside sanctuary. The hit-and-run attacks on the ancient village of Maaloula, one of the few places in the world where residents still speak Aramaic, highlighted fears among Syria´s religious minorities about the growing role of extremists among those fighting in the civil war to topple President Bashar Assad´s regime. The fighting came as President Barack Obama´s administration pressed the U.S. Congress for its authorization of a military strike against the Assad regime, while

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 9/6/2013 11:23:50 AM     (No. 9508452)

OK, I´ll support bombing and Tomahawking and Seal Teaming these critters.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 9/6/2013 11:26:17 AM     (No. 9508459)

Assad may be a bad guy, but nobody on this earth is worse than the islamoterrorists of Al Qaeda. Life means nothing to them. In fact, nothing means anything to them except power and killing for their faux god.

If is wasn´t for all those poor innocent kids being killed, I almost wouldn´t care of Assad and Al Qaeda just wiped each other off the map...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: horacer, 9/6/2013 11:39:10 AM     (No. 9508486)

al nusra is the most vile of these groups. It´s only a matter of time before they turn their attention to the west. This is who Obama wants to support. It´s like giving the Tsarnaev brothers a federal grant to perfect pressure cooker bombs.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LAW428, 9/6/2013 12:13:34 PM     (No. 9508557)

These are the ones Obama would be assisting with an attack on Assad. Is there any doubt about where Obama´s loyalties lie? Hint: It isn´t with America, our heritage, our future, or our people.

He is the enemy in the WH!

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