All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Protests’

When the Security Forces Arrested Wa’el’s Slippers

When the Security Forces Arrested Wa’el’s Slippers

Al-Shami and his friends numbered 15 and the mosque was filled with worshippers. Al-Shami and his friends felt anxious: what if nobody joined in with them?

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Report on Civil Activities (Jul 29-Aug 8, 2016)

Report on Civil Activities (Jul 29-Aug 8, 2016)

In recent days in Syria, civil society organizations and activists have carried out a number of activities drawing attention to events in Aleppo and as-Suwayda’ as well, including protests in front of a government building in response to the killing of a civilian by the National Defense Forces (NDF) and a rebellion in the city’s central prison.

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Sweida Students: “You’ve Shattered Us!”

Sweida Students: “You’ve Shattered Us!”

An anti-conscription student movement has risen to prominence in the southern city of Sweida. The Asad regime continues …

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Salamiyah Revolts After Two Years of Silence

Salamiyah Revolts After Two Years of Silence

A few days before the third anniversary of the Syrian uprising, a remarkable event took place in the …

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The Scarecrow Demonstration of Darayya

The Scarecrow Demonstration of Darayya

Darayya is a town renowned for its contribution to civil resistance since the beginning of  the Syrian revolution. …

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Slingshots, cell phones and eyeliner in the fight against dictatorship

Slingshots, cell phones and eyeliner in the fight against dictatorship

“Do you know why this sign is beautiful? Because it was photographed using a cell phone.” This message, …

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The story of an activist: The revolution that was born peaceful will end peacefully

“When I saw a group of guys outside the Officers’ Club in Homs, stomping on a picture of …

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Raqqa: Women against Al-Nusra front

Raqqa: Women against Al-Nusra front

“I want my brother”, “I want the apple of my eye”, “We want Dad”… Such were the slogans …

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The Syrian Impossible: Two years of revolution

The Syrian Impossible: Two years of revolution

Following the uprisings that started in Tunis and spread to Egypt, Libya and Yemen, freedom became a possibility …

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