Festivals in Syria
babelmed - 25/02/2010
Silk Road Festival, Alep, Palmyre, Damas
A Solidarity Action organised on the occasion of the 66th anniversary of the Independence of Syria, under the patronage of the International Federation for Human Rights and the League for Human Rights will be held in Paris, Place du Trocadero, April 17th, 7 to 7.30 p.m.
How can one tell the devastated lives and territories of the Syrians, if not through stories “from inside”? The videos by Oussama Chourbaji, Amer abdel-Haq, Majid abdel-Nour and Joudi Chourbaji constitue a valuable chronicle to learn about a conflict that continues with the general indifference of Western public opinion.Interview with Caroline Donati .(New Syrian Voices/Ebticar)
This is nothing but a small part of what the author of these lines has lived and seen during two periods of detention in Syrian prisons. What he has not been able to see or confirm is most probably even worse.