UPDATE 3*Call Congress!* What is really going on in the Middle East? Ask a Christian in Aleppo, Syria, the AP, and "The Week"Submitted by Libera_me on Sun, 09/08/2013 - 14:58
The rebel blockade has lasted three months. Prices for bare necessities have skyrocketed, and a bag of lentils that once cost the Syrian equivalent of $1 now costs between $5 and $10. One church that had been feeding 30,000 Syrians has been forced to cease doing so simply because they don't have the means to anymore. What sort of government will the rebels bring to Syria, if this is the sort of 'government' they are enforcing now?
All points made, and the question asked by Mindy Belz, co-editor of World Magazine. Thinking Christians and other thinkers will have food for thought after reading both her comments and the letter from the Christian physician.
Now a senior correspondent for The Week and a baseball newsletter writer, Michael Brendan Dougherty, has updated us on all the ancient Christian communities being destroyed by the 'Arab Spring'.
You can read his piece here:
So just who else is aiding the Rebels in Syria? Inquiring minds may want to know, your answers can be found here:
Syrian Christians are appealing to fellow believers to assist them in helping Muslims who are fleeing areas in Syria due to the ravages of war.
What follows is older information, but does clarify the situation for those who have not seen this:
Who are they tied to? (Al Queida?) The AP report will confirm my suspicions:
www.drudgereport.com (3rd column, 2nd link from the top)
The common people of Israel are none too happy with this policy either: just read an editorial from Haaretz to DYOC:
I have written a letter to my Congressmen and Congresswomen through Downsize DC. If there is interest, it will be posted as a reply below.
to contact your Congressional representatives easily: