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Mexia: March for Syria Held

MEXIA (September 14, 2013) - A community in Limestone County came together and prayed for Syria on Saturday.

The Jesus Is My Refuge Christian Church in Mexia held a community peace march.

About 100 people came out and prayed for thenation and those people affected by the crisis is Syria.

Mayra Gonzalez, who helped organize the march, said the events in Syria are horrifying but she does not support a U.S. Strike.

Other participants agreed saying a war will not stop the murders in Syria. They say they believe prayer is the only answer.

The march took place Saturday at 10 a.m.

Participants marched from Mexia City Hall about five blocks to the city's park.


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