Christian battalion Ansarullah joins Syria's Mujahideen
8 January 2013, 14:13
A battalion of the Syrian Christians who rebelled against Assad's Alawite regime has been formed near Damascus.
The Christians formed a battalion name Ansarullah, or Helpers of Allah, and issued a statement which says in particular:
- "We, rebelled Syria's Christians, announce the formation of a battalion Ansarullah in vicinity of Damascus and join the Muslim uprising to defend our homeland, to overthrow the tyrant regime and to establish justice in the country with no segregation between citizens.
We call on all Syrians to rise up against tyranny!"