Tag: regime

“I’d rather be killed than be a killer”: How the Assad regime erased peaceful protesters

The friends continued their peaceful protests and decided to offer roses with bottles of water to the soldiers. Hiba remembers when, one night, another prominent Daraya activist, Ghiath Mattar, came to their house with flowers and bottles of water and stayed up all night with Islam, writing messages in preparation for the demonstration the following day. She sends me a photo of a rose affixed to a water bottle with an elastic band, and a handwritten message from Islam to the soldiers: “We are Syrians, why are you killing us?”…more: newstatesman

The Guardian: Harrowing Images of Syrian Ones “Besieged by Assad Regime and Allied” Bring to Mind Horrors Seen During the Second World War

These were harrowing images, ones that bring to mind horrors seen during Image of a young child supplied by activists in the Syrian town of Madayathe second world war. Emaciated children, bones visible beneath their skin, their feeble voices begging for food. The skeletal body of a man who starved to death. The stories behind these images were no less heart-wrenching: families reduced to eating grass and leaves, parents eating nothing at all so their children might survive. These were not scenes from a medieval history book, nor from a country stricken by natural disaster, but from today’s Syria,..MORE:  theguardian.

Video: ” Syria: The Old Poet was Killed!”

An eighty years old Man lived for more than four decades, under  one of the bloodiest regimes, in the  modern history, Syria Asad Family and Associates. This man  saw  people crying for freedom and  he started crying  and saying beautiful verses of poetry… but later…  the criminal regime did not leave  this old man alone…they killed him while  he was selling parsley in  the street…they took  his country, his family, his wealth, his dream and his life…There are  a lot of stories of  pain , rape, torture and…. soon will be known for this deaf, mute and blind world…(do not forget: Silence can also be a crime against humanity )…

SYRIA : A BARBARIC INJUSTICE

Syrian criminal regime destroying the Houses of worship –  the minaret of the Mosque in Aleppo. an Infinite hatred among the enemies of the Almighty God “And who are more unjust than those who prevent the name of Allah from…

The beginning of the end for Assad

President Bashar al-Assad of Syria suffered a devastating blow on Wednesday with the killing in Damascus of three leading figures in his regime. The deaths – which included that of the Syrian defence minister – do not mean his regime…