« I would like you to mention it in the portrait as the « syrian revolution », it was not a « civil war » or a « movement », we have to call it as what it was: a revolution. »
Hasan, a detached look in the eyes, a wristband to the colors of the Free Syrian Army, is struggling to remember of any independent journal:
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