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The Swiss militiaman fighting in Syria to protect Christians

A former Swiss army officer has founded a militia in Syria to protect Christian minorities from jihadists. (RTS, Cyril Dépraz - swissinfo.ch)
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  • www.swissinfo.ch    The Swiss militiaman fighting in Syria

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    http://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/multimedia/protecting-christians-_the-swiss-militiaman-fighting-in-syria/40596492

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