Martyrs from Kefraya and al-Foua’a laid to rest in al-Sayyeda Zainab in Damascus Countryside

Damascus Countryside, SANA – The bodies of a number of people from the towns of Kefraya and al-Foua’a who were killed in a terrorist bombing targeting the buses transporting them in al-Rashidin area west of Aleppo were laid to rest on Wednesday in the town of al-Sayyeda Zainab in Damascus Countryside.

Upon the bodies’ arrival from Aleppo, mourners escorted them in a solemn procession to the resting place of al-Sayyeda Zainab where prayers were performed, and then they were laid to rest in the town’s cemetery.

Damascus Countryside Governor Ala’a Ibrahim, who was one of the official and popular figures attending in the ceremonies, vowed to the souls of the martyrs that Syrians will remain steadfast until victory over terrorism is achieved.

Likewise, Quneitra Governor Ahmad Sheikh Abdelqader decried the international silence over the crime that claimed the lives of these martyrs, while Greek Orhodox Patriarchal Assistant Bishop Luca al-Khouri prayed for the souls of Syria’s martyrs and affirmed that Syria will emerge victorious.

The bodies of 51 of the people of Kefraya and al-Foua’a who had also been killed in the terrorist bombing in al-Rashidin were laid to rest on Tuesday in Aleppo city.

Hazem Sabbagh

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