Photo/Video Essay From Yarmouk Denouncing Syria UN Representative Claims: “Yarmouk is Empty”

For updates since the beginning of ISIS/Assad assault on Yarmouk early April here. On the 25th of April 2015, Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari claimed that Yarmouk’s population doesn’t exceed 1000 person following ISIS assault on the camp.  While it is impossible for any authority/organization to verify the actual number of residents […]

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ROLLING UPDATES #Yarmouk Battle anti #ISIS and #Assad. Insights by activits on ground

This blog post will be updated regularly. With newest entries on top. It will feature the public status updates provided by activists in Yarmouk, for the purpose of dismissing information from the ground in order to inform the public opinion about ISIS attempts to invade Yarmouk supported by Al Nusra Front at one hand, and […]

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Da Counter-Strike a ISIS, una breve storia dalla Fabbrica del Jihad in Siri

di Salim Salamah Traduzione di Claudia Avolio* This text was published originally in English: From Couter-Strike to ISIS, a short story from Syria Jihad Factory Si sa che dal primo giorno della rivolta siriana la narrativa del regime si è intessuta su racconti infarciti di jihadisti, cospirazioni saudito-qatarine e combattenti stranieri che cercavano di destabilizzare […]

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A Rahaf

This blog was published originally in English here. Guest blogger: Claudia Avolio. “A Rahaf”: Salim Salamah per il suo primo amore ucciso dal regime siriano Coi dettagli trapelati, il giovane cerca di ricostruire quanto accaduto a Damasco di Salim Salamah. Jidar 3azel (24/02/2014). Traduzione di Claudia Avolio*. L’amore si riferisce sempre al primo amore (proverbio […]

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