Lebanon News

Greek Orthodox patriarch buried in Damascus cathedral

Greek Orthodox priests stand next to the coffin of Greek Orthodox patriarch of Syria, Ignatius IV Hazim, during his funeral at the Meriamiah Church in the Syrian capital Damascus on December 10, 2012. The patriarch died of a stroke in the Lebanese capital Beirut on December 5. AFP PHOTO/ LOUAI BESHARA

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on December 11, 2012, on page 3.




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