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Kidnapped Syrian Bishops Still Alive, Metropolitans Mar Gregorios Yohanna Ibrahim and Boulous Yazigi Have Been Seen According To New ‘Reliable Reports’

Al-Monitor obtained official information confirming that the authorities in Beirut have received reliable reports that the two bishops who were kidnapped in northern Syria on April 23 — Yohanna Ibrahim and Boulos Yazigi — are still alive. This information indicated that Turkish governmental and intelligence agencies provided information to Beirut about the health of the abducted Christian clerics. However, in the past few weeks, there was confusion among these agencies. The Turkish government had been mistaken regarding the identity of one of the ... Read More »