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Video: A Syrian soldier speaks

SyrianSoldierTrenchA Syrian soldier in the Syrian city of Deir Ezzor on December 12, 2014. © AFP

 

Interview in Damascus, December 2013

6 Comments

  1. Amer Hudson says

    Fascinating. A well-spoken, intelligent man speaks and holfd opinuins.

    However, we wouldn’t hear that in the mainstream media.

  2. rehmat1 says

    “I wish all Arab media were like Al-Jazeera,” – Gideon Ezra, former deputy head of Israeli General Security Service, quoted in ‘Foreign Policy (FP)’, July/August 2006 issue.

    Al-Jazeera is owned by Qatar’s ruling family, therefore, it’s an official propaganda organ against the “Axis of Resistance” – and most of its top management and leading broadcasters are Zionist Jews.

    http://rehmat1.com/2008/12/11/al-jazeera-pro-israel-arab-network/

    • Barbara McKenzie says

      rehmat1 Thanks for the link to your excellent article.

      Here in NZ, as elsewhere I imagine, the chattering classes (I include myself) graduate from ‘mainstream’ media to al Jazeera, which is seen as a reliable leftish-wing alternative, ignoring the fact that BBC stalwarts like Tim Sebastian find a home there. Which means that the Qatar version of events in Syria is swallowed without question.

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