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Archbishop Nassar described Syria as ‘a huge disaster zone’ of ‘ghost neighbourhoods and towns destroyed to the ground’

A man reacts as he carries a wounded girl who survived an airstrike by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad in Damascus (CNS photo/Bassam Khabieh, Reuters)

Maronite leader said survivors are praying, but added the bombings are “a kind of Russian roulette”

A meditation for the intentions of refugees and homeless families in the Middle East

Archbishop says his people are ‘heroes of the faith’ but face a Christmas of anguish and neglect

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Archbishop of Damascus says that Catholics say goodbye to each other after Mass, uncertain whether they will meet again