October 07, 2014

Syrian Christians Take Shelter in Istanbul Church


The Meryem Ana (Mother Mary) Church of the local Syriac community in Istanbul’s Samatya neighborhood is also hosting Syrian Armenians and Berbers. Turgay Alınışık, the manager of the foundation for the Syriac community, told Hürriyet that the number of refugees taking shelter in the church was constantly changing. The church provides refuge for all, regardless of their religion or sect, Alınışık added.

Read more on Hurriyet Daily News: Syrian Christians Take Shelter in Istanbul Church

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