الأرشيف اليومي: أبريل 30, 2019

al-monitor : Christians in northeastern Syria seek to revive Easter spirit following IS ouster

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al-monitor / Ammar Hamou  : Christians in Syria on April 28 celebrated their first Easter following the declaration of the defeat of the Islamic State (IS). The militant group had taken the province of Raqqa as its main stronghold in recent years, and had committed atrocious crimes against Christians in Raqqa and in Hasakah province.

The Eastern Orthodox church celebrated Resurrection Sunday on April 28. Catholics and Protestants, who observe the Western Christian liturgical calendar, had observed Easter on April 21. متابعة قراءة al-monitor : Christians in northeastern Syria seek to revive Easter spirit following IS ouster