Confirmed: Catholic Priest Executed by our Syrian Rebel Aid Recipients as Foreign Arms Flood into Syria

NB: The Vatican has confirmed this unfortunate death.      h/t Martin.

On Sunday, June 23, Syrian Catholic priest François Murad was murdered in the locality of Gassanieh, northern Syria, according to a statement from the Custody of the Holy Land sent to the Fides Agency.

Murad (49), having led a religious life and studied in Palestine, was ordained a priest and set about building a monastery in Gassanieh, Idlib.

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