Category Archives: Syria

What happened to the Arab Spring?

Here is the simplified explanation: Well, at least it did work in Tunisia.

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Easily Confused (43) Drama

Watching a comedy: Watching a tragedy:

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Easily Confused (42) Convoys

Cool convoy: Suspicious convoy: Terrifying convoy:

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ISIS recruiting more German fighters

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Sad Things (12) Terror Transparency

ISIS, the terrorist organization from Syria and Iraq, publish an annual report detailing all their attacks, expenses, acquisitions, strategic goals, new recruits and so on. They even have fancy infographics. You can download the full report here (PDF, 410 pages). The … Continue reading

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Easily Confused (37) Aleppo

Old Aleppo: New Aleppo:

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Easily Confused (35) Perished Cities

Old cities, whose ruins we visit, wondering how erstwhile grand and important cities could cease to exist: Aleppo, Syria: (Diesen Vergleich gibt es auch auf Deutsch.)

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