Shayn Roby’s Take: Why is it that Muslims receive Visas from Western countries almost without hesitation, but Christians are denied asylum? In the case of the United States, some of the blame can be placed clearly on the shoulder of a Commander-In-Chief who has repeatedly supported violent regimes that commit acts of Islamic terrorism against Christians and Jews.
Christian Syrian refugees have found temporary shelter in Jordan, but their immigration requests have been rejected by Western countries.
Some of them have spoken to the Associated Press, but want to remain anonymous for safety reasons.
One Syrian refugee said, “Everyone sold whatever they owned in Syria in order to get here, so that we could apply for visas at an embassy. We were all surprised to be rejected on the basis that there was no reason for us to go to Europe. Their reasons were all false – nothing correct in them.”
Another man said that western countries “were supposed to support us, and they were supposed to facilitate our immigration process as Christians, and I’m very sad that they haven’t.”
About 70 Syrian families, who fled the violence and civil war of their homeland, are staying in halls and extra rooms of an Assyrian church in the capital…
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