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Mustafa Ali's Gallery, Damascus

THROUGH LOVE AND LEARNING, WORKING FOR A UNITED AND PEACEFUL WORLD

Beloved Syria 'Beloved Syria - Considering Syrian Perspectives' 'Beloved Syria' is currently being updated. New material, such as recent interviews with women in Damascus, will be posted soon. Also, please visit...
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German Tourist in Damascus, June 2019

This account of a young German tourist's recent visit to Damascus can be found on this Youtube site. A comment on the YouTube page captures the impressions one gets from...
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The Magic Of Jabri House (Beit Jabri), Old Damascus

  Beit Jabri is one of many remarkable family homes in the lanes of old Damascus that have opened their doors to the public: they may have become boutique hotels...
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Ms Shaheedi Ajeeb: Syrian War Correspondent

Shaheedi Ajeeb's only ambition in life was to become a journalist despite the obstacles it meant she faced in what was a deeply patriarchal society.  Petite and softly spoken Ajeeb...

ANZAC DAY 2020: REMEMBERING SYRIA

by Susan Dirgham, 25 April 2020 Krak des Chevaliers, 2008 Syrians and Australians  On a crisp winter’s morning in December 2008, a group of La Trobe University students began their tour of Syria...

COVID-19 and Sanctions on War-Weary Syria

Article by Rasha Milhem 22 April 2020 Above image: Church in Daraa, empty of its congregation for the Orthodox Easter Sunday service because of COVID-19 restrictions. (Ref: SANA, Christian denominations in...
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Maha al-Altrash – SANA Journalist – Her Work and Her Love for Syria

Posted by S. Dirgham, who accepts all responsibility for the technical glitches with the subtitles. Translation of video interview by Rasha Milhem and Sarah Nachar. This page is being posted on...
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Mahdi Al Mahdi – A Passionate Syrian Composer and Arranger

This interview with Mahdi Al Mahdi took place on 24 September 2019, my last evening in Damascus before I flew out of Syria on my return trip to Australia.  I...