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Syria: Christians mourn children killed in mortar attack *WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO*01:16

Syria: Christians mourn children killed in mortar attack *WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO*

Syrian Arab Republic, Damascus
November 12, 2013 at 11:16 GMT +00:00 · Published

Syria: Christians mourn children killed in mortar attack *WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO*

The Christian funeral of five children and a grown man who died in a mortar attack Monday is due to be held near the Al-Mujtahid hospital in Damascus, Tuesday. The children died in a mortar attack which hit a school in a Christian district of Damascus.

The mother of one of the children killed in the attack said, "If President Assad wants to arm women, we do not have a problem with that - me and my children - we have no problem with that at all and I'm ready to be martyred along with the others."

The school will be closed for three days in mourning.

Syria: Christians mourn children killed in mortar attack *WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO*01:16
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Syria: Christians mourn children killed in mortar attack *WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO*

The Christian funeral of five children and a grown man who died in a mortar attack Monday is due to be held near the Al-Mujtahid hospital in Damascus, Tuesday. The children died in a mortar attack which hit a school in a Christian district of Damascus.

The mother of one of the children killed in the attack said, "If President Assad wants to arm women, we do not have a problem with that - me and my children - we have no problem with that at all and I'm ready to be martyred along with the others."

The school will be closed for three days in mourning.

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