The rebels killed a priest near Damascus15:34, 25 October, 2012
YEREVAN, OCTOBER 25, ARMENPRESS. The terrorists have assassinated Pastor of Mar Elias Church of Greek Orthodox Church Fadi Haddad in Qatana town in Damascus after days of abduction. As reports "Armenpress", citing Syrian SANA agency, the rebels kidnapped him in New Artouz village on October 18. Greek Orthodox Patriarchy of Damascus announced that the body of Father Fadi Haddad was found near Drousha area on Damascus-Quneitra highway, sustaining a gunshot wound to the head. Another source is telling that before killing him the rebels held him to a huge ransom.
Syrian armed forces opened fire on the rebels, that were trying to enter the Syrian region of Telkallakh through the Lebanese border. The Armed Forces discovered a large amount of explosives and weaponry in the region of Homs hidden inside the big tyres.
Facebook profiles of the Armenians from Aleppo say that a huge explosion took place in Jdide district of Syria near the French-Syrian hospital. There are many victims and injured people, but there is no information about them. There have been clashes in Arakub, Kustul Harami, New Village, Bab al Hadid regions. Also there is information that the Free army left districts of Ashrafie and Jalaa.
The Spokesman of the Armenian National Primacy Jirair Reisyan said that explosions and shooting can easily be heard in the Armenian districts of Aleppo from the early morning of October 25. The Christian districts of Aleppo have been under attack in the evening of October 24.
- Wounded Armenians’ life not endangered
Jacque Paghcheyan, wounded in Aleppo on February 27 by a sniper in the first floor of the municipality, got an immediate medical aid and returned home. Armenpress reports about it, citing the Facebook page of Berio News.
- Aleppo has no lack of fuel and bread
Some positive changes have been registered in Aleppo.
- Armenians wounded in Aleppo explosions
On February 3 two Armenians were wounded in the result of the explosions in the New Village district of Aleppo.
- Negotiations between Syria’s Government and opposition will start in two days
The delegations of the Government of Syria and opposition will start negotiations in Geneva on January 24.
- Armenian killed in Aleppo bombing
An Armenian was killed in the result of the bombing in Aleppo on January 21.