They desire to make Syria into a nation ruled by Sharia. Muslim extremists are slaughtering Christians, Catholics and Alawites for their faith.
Muslims are committing atrocities against Christians regularly. The first 200 hits after doing a Bing search shows nothing from mainstream media outlets about this, as usual.
This particular report comes from PJ Media in June. It says: "Syrian rebels beheaded a Christian man and fed his body to dogs. This was according to a nun who says the West is ignoring atrocities committed by Islamic extremists."
The nun said that taxi driver Andrei Arbashe, 38, was kidnapped and beheaded by Muslim extremists. It's reported that Arbashe's brother was overheard complaining that those fighting against the Assad regime were "behaving like bandits."
The nun, Sister Agnes-Mariam de la Croix, said that Arbashe's body was found near the side of the road surrounded by hungry dogs.
Also reported in June by The Blaze, a Catholic Priest was allegedly beheaded in Syria by Al-Qaeda. The report says as the priest was killed men and children were cheering and taking pictures.
Syrian Catholic priest Francois Murad was beheaded by jihadi fighters. Murad, was in the process of setting up a monastery in Gassanieh, northern Syria. The Catholic news service says locals in Syria told them that the al-Nusra Front had committed the atrocity.
A video posted on Live Leak allegedly showed the execution and dozens of men and boys cheering Murad's death and taking photos. The Blaze report also says: "Catholic Online is raising the alarm that western nations are providing support to the rebels who have shown a proclivity toward persecuting Christians."
On Aug. 8, the RT website reports: "The ongoing conflict in Syria is becoming increasingly sectarian amid reports that rebel fighters have attacked a housing compound for employees of a power company, killing 16 civilians, mostly Alawites and Christians."
The atrocities are being committed by al-Qaeda and their affiliates who have gotten their hands on weapons designated for FSA rebels. How long will the Obama administration continue supplying weapons to these rebels is unknown.
How many lives have to be lost before our government realizes that supplying weapons to these people are causing the deaths of many innocents?
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