Antiquities be damned! Khalid ibn al-Waleed mosque in Homs torched
Khalid ibn al-Waleed mosque in Homs torched. (YouTube screen grab)
Burning the Mosques
Bashar Assad is single-handedly destroying history by laying waste to now another ancient mosque in Homs.
Source: Qun Fuz
#June30 : Hours before the Apocalypse
US president Obama expressed his concern for what is happening to Egypt. I know my country now is a headache for Washington !!
Source: Egyptian Chronicles
Egyptian Christians Brace for (and Debate) New Round of Protests
“The situation in Egypt is very serious,” wrote Bishop Mouneer Hanna of the Anglican Diocese of Egypt.
Source: A Sense of Belonging
The Effect of the Conflict on Syrian Banking and Economy
Someone’s parody of obituary announcements commonly posted in Syrian neighborhoods when someone dies: this one announces the passing of the “Syrian Pound”
Source: Syria Comment