Terrorists set fire to Syriac Church in Deir Ezzor city
19/6/13 – SANA
Terrorists affiliated to Jabhat al-Nusra on Wednesday set fire to
al-Wahdah Syriac church in Deir Ezzor city.
An official source told SANA that an armed group affiliated to Jabhat
al-Nusra set fire to the church’s building. The church’s furniture and
contents went up in flames.
An army unit also clashed with armed terrorist groups which attacked
citizens and their properties in al-Jbeileh neiborhood and al-Merieh
village, killing and injuring their members.
The attack against the church is not the first, as terrorists previously
targeted the Latin Church in Deir Ezzor with a car bomb, causing great
material damage to it.