Othodox Patriarch Kirill of Moscow meets with the Grand Mufti of Syria, Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun, October 2012. Hassoun recently accused the Syrian rebel alliance of offering to lay down arms in exchange for concessions to Israel.

Syria Grand Mufti: Rebels Offered Peace In Return For Concessions To Israel

The religous leader went on to say that “40,000 Muslims from Europe are fighting in Syria,” complaining that none of them are fighting for the liberation of Palestinian.