Report: ISIS may have captured 230 Christians in Syria


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QARYATAIN, Syria – Authorities in Syria fear that more than 200 Christians have been captured by ISIS on Friday, according to NBC News.

At this point, 230 Christians are missing after heavy fighting in the area, said Nuri Kino, the president of Demand for Action.

Meanwhile, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that 230 people had been kidnapped.

Last February, the jihadists kidnapped at least 250 Christians during raids in the northeastern part of the country.

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