Archbishops call for humanitarian aid to Syria

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Archbishop Welby: a joint statement with Archbishop Nichols said “we have grieved with all Syrians” Dominic Lipinski/Getty
Ruth Gledhill Religion Correspondent
The Anglican and Roman Catholic Archbishops of Canterbury and Westminster tonight called for urgent humanitarian aid for those suffering in Syria.

Urging a “political solution”, Archbishop Justin Welby and Archbishop Vincent Nichols said they had “watched in horror and sorrow” the escalating violence in Syria.

In one of the latest atrocities, the two Metropolitan bishops of Aleppo, Mar Gregorios Ibrahim of the Syriac Orthodox Church and Paul Yazigi of the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch, were

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