"They [Syrians] have been bombed in all weapons, their women raped, their children killed and they were subjected to mass executions," says Dr. Pitti
This is the first in a series of activities aimed at sharing the stories of exiled writers and refugees in Canada through poetry.
Three trailer trucks would arrive loaded with between 300 and 600 bodies of victims of torture, shelling and slaughter, says the Gravedigger.
Hamza’s body was one of several that were deliberately returned to their families as a warning to all who opposed Assad
Currently the value of the Syrian pound has depreciated to the point where one US dollar equals about 4000 Syrian pounds
In the Houla massacre 10 years ago, 49 children had been killed, 32 of them under the age of 10, as well as 34 women.
"... we need to demolish the structure of tyranny, and establish an alternative project [...], to build a new Syria," says Khaled Abu Salah.