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Local Syrians: US should stay out of Syria

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 28 2013 09:06:23 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 29 2013 06:35:32 AM CDT

Local Syrians are voicing their opposition to U.S. and international involvement in Syria.

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

Local Syrians are voicing their opposition to U.S. and international involvement in Syria.

This protest took place Wednesday at Airport Road and Union Boulevard in Allentown.

It's the second protest in as many days.

Local Syrians are backing Syrian President Bashar Assad.

They say he's worthy of their support despite the allegations.

"If he was killing our people why would we support him, said Sabrina. "Why would we standing out in the streets, going to rallies, going to festivals trying to help him if he's killing our people?"

Other local Syrians also claim the Syrian rebels want an Islamic state -- not a Democratic one.