Lebanon patriarch rejects military action in #Syria

English: Theophanes III Greek Orthodox Patriar...
English: Theophanes III Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem and Syria (1608-1644) Inscriptions marques : Lettre : “THEOPHANVS DEI GRATIA PATRIARCHA SANCTAE CIVITATIS IERVSALEM SYRIAE” (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai rejected any military action against Syria in remarks Sunday following his meeting with Greek Orthodox Patriarch of the Levant and Antioch John X Yazigi.

“We are against any foreign military intervention in Syria or other that could includes weapons and strikes,” Rai said at Balamand Monastery near Tripoli.

“The crisis in Syria should be resolved with diplomacy and the tragedies we are seeing are unacceptable,” he added.

via Lebanon patriarch rejects military action in Syria | News , Lebanon News | THE DAILY STAR.

I know… this doesn’t play well into our need for war to save Christians, but…

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One Reply to “Lebanon patriarch rejects military action in #Syria”

  1. It won’t be resolved with diplomacy. Your president needs a diversion from his failures in this term . And why not go to war. There’s nothing like a little skirmish or boots on the ground in a foreign country to diivert attention from his misgivings

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