Thursday, June 28, 2012

Syria: Homs - Interview with syrian priest about ransacked church in Homs.

Marat Musin of the news agency ANNA News has recorded a conversation with Father Maximos, an Orthodox priest from the Syrian city of Homs.

In light of the recently published reports of the desecration of Christian holy places by various armed gangs, this is currently very topical on the one hand; on the other hand, it is also quite surprisingly neutral, peaceful and conciliatory in content.

This is a clear indication that the religious or sectarian component that some want to teach in some media in addition to the riots in Syria (Alawites and Shiites vs. Sunnis, and so on…), is an influence from the outside and it is also a game with baser instincts.

The Russian-language video interview of ANNA-News is below; initially the translation of the content:
Father Maximus, head of the Church of the Annunciation of the Mother of more