Local Bishop and Middle Easterners Discuss War in Syria

Tags: Currents, Bishop Gregory Mansour, Brooklyn, NY, Catholic Relief Services, Middle East, Syria

Syrian civilians are being shuttled around the country as the war between the regime of Bashar al-Assad and his opponents rages on. The migratory moves could lead to a permanent division of the country along religious and political lines, according to some analysts. For more on what that potential development could mean for the region, Tim Harfmann speaks with the Brooklyn-based bishop who heads up Catholic Relief Services, the group dedicated to assisting the poor and vulnerable overseas.