Syrian Christians, in fear of Jihadists, begin to take up arms with Assad

15/10/13 As the Syrian civil war drags on, the rebels no longer simply want to topple a tyrannical regime. Now they want to replace the government with an Islamic-centered state, with Christians now joining President Bashar al-Assad’s forces. Members of the religiously neutral Free Syrian Army, which started waging the conflict two years ago, are being supplemented ...