TITLE

LEBANON-MARONITES

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);9/6/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5168, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the meeting between Lebanon's Maronite Patriarch Beshara al Rai and French President Nicholas Sarkozy in France. It notes that during the meeting, al Rai expresses his fear regarding a radical regime in Syria if President Bashar al-Assad's regime collapse. It adds that al Rai also verbalizes his concerns regarding the impact of the regime on the Christian minorities living in the country.
ACCESSION #
65469974

 

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