Category Archives: Razan Zaitounah

Some thoughts on International Women’s Day, mainly in the context of the Syrian Revolution

International Women’s day   “also called International Working Women’s Day, is marked on March 8 every year.[2] In different regions the focus of the celebrations ranges from general celebration of respect, appreciation and love towards women to a celebration for women’s economic, political, and social … Continue reading

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The abduction of the members of the Violations Documentation Center in Syria (Douma) The Office of the Violations Documentation Center in Syria was attacked last night  and ransacked by masked unknown armed men  in Douma, a town in Eastern Ghouta near Damascus, mainly held by Opposition fighters. Its staff members were abducted … Continue reading

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