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How long, Syria?

| Thursday, April 20, 2017, 8:55 p.m.

Too many lives have been taken in Syria, and the beat still goes on. When is the bloodshed going to stop?

Who is responsible for this warfare? Both the Assad military regime and, even more so, the rebels. If the rebels had stopped pursuing their assault toward Bashar Assad's government, the government would have ceased its horrific backlash against its people, and many lives could have been spared. What is it going to take to make this battle stop?

If Assad is to be taken out of office, God will do it his way, not our way. The Syrians need to live their lives as well as they can, patiently praying and trusting God with all of their concerns of leadership and awaiting his final action in resolving their problems. The end result? A peaceable country again.

“Those who live by the sword shall die by the sword.”

Norma J. Matvey

Greensburg

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