Archive for the 'Christianity' Category

Usud Al-Cherubim: A Pro-Assad Christian Militia

Liwa al-Imam Zain al-Abidain: Building a ‘Resistance’ in Eastern Syria

Quwat al-Ghadab: A Pro-Assad Christian Militia in Suqaylabiyah

The Leopards of Homs: A Pro-Assad Militia

“The Assyrians of Syria: History and Prospets” by Mardean Isaac

Overview of some pro-Assad Militias

Footnotes on the SSNP—Comments from Nouhad Samaan, Head of SSNP in Homs

Sample Concepts of a Christian-Shi’a Alliance in Iraq

Resurgence of the SSNP in Syria: An Ideological Opponent of the Regime Gets a Boost from the Conflict

Video: ISIS, Yazidis, and the Enslavement of Thousands of Women

Sinjar Was Only the Beginning—by Matthew Barber

The Expulsion of Mosul’s Christians, part 1: The Account of the Kidnapped Nuns

Minority Dynamics in Syria

The Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham’s dhimmi pact for the Christians of Raqqa province

Christian Militia and Political Dynamics in Syria

“Observations of a Homsi living in Tartous,” by Aboud Dandachi

Jabhat al-Nusra and Other Islamists Briefly Capture Historic Christian Town of Ma’loula

Lebanese Tension, Egyptian Chaos, Iraqi Memories… and all the news from Syria

“The Uprising and the New Syria: Islamists Rise in Raqqa while Damascene Christians Dodge Fire” By Matthew Barber

Homs: The Capital of Syrian Uprising

Minorities

Syria’s Battle for the Hearts of the West, by S. Farah

Syria Eats Sanctions but Looks to Mitchell Visit for Understanding

Private Universities; Haykal Wins; Syriacs Hang On

“The Christians are Leaving” by Salim Abraham

Lebanon’s Christians Are Back — ICG: by Peter Harling

Syria marks ‘year of St Paul’

Why Reform is an Urgent call to Secular Arabs:

“Lebanon’s Exodus” by Rana Fil: Newsweek

Muslim Brotherhood: “Christian or Woman can be President of Syria”

More Commentary on the Metn Elections