Published: 28-08-2012, 12:46

Christmas in Syria: Christmas Eve and Day

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Church bells ring out on Christmas Eve and many Syrians attend evening religious services. They mark Christmas Day with a festive dinner and visits to family members and friends. Visitors are offered coffee, nuts, fruit, candy, and Middle Eastern sweets, such as baklava, burma, and mulabas.