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Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai (R) is greeted by a Sunni Muslim Sheikh from Syria's Gand Mufti Ahmed Hassun's offices as they arrive to attend the enthronement of Syria's Greek Orthodox leader Yuhanna X Yazigi at the Holy Cross church in Damascus, during the first visit by a Maronite patriarch since Syrian independence in 1943, on February 10, 2013. Snipers were deployed on the rooftops around the church as dignitaries from Middle East churches arrived for the enthronement. AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai (R) is greeted by a Sunni Muslim Sheikh from Syria's Gand Mufti Ahmed Hassun's offices as they arrive to attend the enthronement of Syria's Greek Orthodox leader Yuhanna X Yazigi at the Holy Cross church in Damascus, during the first visit by a Maronite patriarch since Syrian independence in 1943, on February 10, 2013. Snipers were deployed on the rooftops around the church as dignitaries from Middle East churches arrived for the enthronement. AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)
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February 10, 2013
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