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Life goes on. Thank God.


Talked to my brother and sister in Syria today. Pretty happy to get through to both of them on the same day. Doesn’t happen very often. My sister is at her in-laws right now. There’s not enough heating oil available … Continue reading

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A short update on my family and village.


I haven’t posted here in awhile. I’ve been so upset about the US bombing Northern Syria, which I just see as their entry point into the country to bring down the Syrian government, their only real goal since they started … Continue reading

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One way or another, US taxpayers arm radical Islamic fighters in Syria.


I guess American taxpayers are going to arm radical Islamic fighters like ISIS one way or another. Despite our governments “fear of the weapons falling into the wrong hands”, as well as our “attempts to carefully vet the “moderate” rebels”, … Continue reading

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Oh, and another thing. Dictatorship vs Democracy.


The US says the elections in Syria don’t count because some people were not able to vote. They forget to mention that the people unable to vote were either living in a country like the United States, which shut down … Continue reading

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More lies from Syria’s enemies.


The man who wrote this op-ed piece is Farid Ghadry, a Syrian expatriat living in the US. He rails against Virginia Senator Black for supporting Syrian president, Bashar Al Assad. It’s easy to find Syrians who want President Al Assad … Continue reading

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Nightmares every night, but my family says, “Don’t Worry.” News from the village, February 1, 2014


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You should all be ashamed of yourselves!


So there it was in the paper today. In the Oregonian, from the New York Times News Service, and I quote: “Military defectors and armed insurgents have carried out attacks on government installations since the start of the uprising eight … Continue reading

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