Category: Syria

  • AND SO PASSES A WOMAN’S LIFE IN TURKEY

    AND SO PASSES A WOMAN’S LIFE IN TURKEY

    Note the eyes. They would tell exactly what they saw, wouldn’t they?

  • WE ARE WITNESSING THE DISASTER

    WE ARE WITNESSING THE DISASTER

    How irresponsible of the prime minister and the general staff! Indeed, it was the height of reckless ignorance. Now it’s zero friends and nothing but enemies for Turkey. And no way out. Due to its cheap thinking and small-minded bargaining, to say nothing about the destruction of the Turkish army, navy and air force, Turkey cannot even defend the borders that its politicians have erased. So a role in a broader plan? What plan? No role, in anything. How Turkey will recover from this domestic and international fiasco is beyond my understanding.

  • Syria’s refugees: fears of abuse grow as Turkish men snap up wives

    Increasing number of women who have fled conflict are opting to marry Turks, many as second, third or even fourth wives Constanze Letsch in Reyhanli, Kilis and Gaziantep The Guardian, Wedding gowns in a shop window in Reyhanli near the main border crossing into Syria. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images Sundays usually mean brisk business for Turkish […]

  • LAUGHING MY HEAD OFF

    LAUGHING MY HEAD OFF

    How does the president of the United States explain to the American taxpayers that their dollars are financing the beheading of Christian babies…and so much more? The president announced that “the entire world” is appalled by the beheading of an American journalist. But is he, Obama, appalled? If he is, how does he explain that he has assembled Satan’s Army?

  • Syrian rebel commander says he collaborated with Israel

    Syrian rebel commander says he collaborated with Israel Sharif as-Safouri, abducted by Al-Nusra Front in July, confesses to receiving antitank weapons in return for protecting the border By Elhanan Miller A Free Syrian Army commander, arrested last month by the Islamist militia Al-Nusra Front, told his captors he collaborated with Israel in return for medical and […]