"Syrian people are asking for our solidarity. The local civilian councils are a good place for us to start"
Reporting From the Inside
Ali, Mustafa; Stefan, Christoff
Publisher: Europe Solidaire sans frontieres
Date Written: 31/10/2013
Year Published: 2013
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16017
In 2013 Syria is on the verge of collapse. What began as a grassroots protest movement, inspired by revolutionary action in Tunisia, Egypt, and elsewhere in the Middle East, is now a bloody civil war. As media headlines focus on the armed aspects of the battle against the dictatorship of Bashar al-Assad, there is a sustained popular resistance being waged in Syria that is not being fully reported.