Category Archives: Video

Syria’s children hide underground in caves to escape the fighting

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-21578299

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Bearing witness to a child bearing witness: a child’s tale, a child’s testimony. Nayef is his name

I need help. I cannot bear witness on my own. If I feel that other people are sharing this child’s innocent dignified sorrow with me, I might be able to continue. He is a child yet he has been wrenched out of … Continue reading

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Ugarit which gave the world its alphabet gave it too the oldest musical notation in the world

  http://www.facebook.com/MalekJandaliFanPage الموسيقار مالك جندلي – أصداء من أوغاريت: أول موسيقي عربي يقوم بتوزيع أقدم تدوين موسيقي في العالم اكتشف في أوغاريت – سوريا على لوحات مسمارية تعود إلى الألف الثاني قبل الميلاد. قناة الجزيرة: زمام المبادرة Echoes from Ugarit: … Continue reading

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The Video of Today

The Video of Today.

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The Night of Pain, The Night of Sorrow, this ae Nighte

The Night of Pain, The Night of Sorrow, this ae Nighte.

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The Night of Pain, The Night of Sorrow, this ae Nighte

The dirge which Benjamin Britten set to music for the voice of Peter Pears haunts me whenever I watch and hear what is happening in Syria.  The death of so many people fleeing fire, bombardment and the machines of death … Continue reading

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Tens of thousands trapped in Deir Ezzor

Tens of thousands of people, many of them wounded, are trapped in the city of Deir Ezzor, eastern Syria, due to intense fighting and aerial bombardments. Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) calls for the sick and wounded to be … Continue reading

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The story of Da’il and its struggle for freedom

The video below was posted to Facebook by the Center of Documentation of Violence in Syria. It documents the Human Rights violations in a small town, north of Dar’a, on the old highway to Damascus. Da’il, or Da il,  is an old name … Continue reading

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Children of Syria: from the video

I am sorry to be always , or most of the times,  bringing to my viewers sad tidings. My subject allows me no leeway at the present as the tragic events on the ground in Syria are accelerating and spinning … Continue reading

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The Untimely Death of Children

This is the text of the entire poem written in memory of the dead children of Syria, extracts of which I have used for my video Children of Syria  Be still my heart. The death of infants is upon me … Continue reading

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