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Assyrians Who Fled Syria Prepare to Celebrate Easter in Chicago

By Angie Leventis Lourgos Each time Edeette Chukro crosses herself at St. Mary’s Assyrian Church in Roselle, she prays for her brother and sisters left behind in war-torn Syria, where it is no longer considered safe to make the sign of the cross outside their village. On Sunday, Chukro, 51, will celebrate her first Easter […]

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