06 May '11, 10pm

"Day of Defiance" Throughout Syria; EU Considers Sanctions (VIDEO)

As the readers read this article, my wish is that they look inward and not just outward. The West,America, is not completely innocent, it is very easy to cast blame on others without also casting some blame on ones' self. I am not sure why Homs has been such a "hot bed" of late, perhaps it is because the wife of President al-Assad comes from there, or her family does. I had the pleasure of living and working in Homs, normally a quiet and peaceful city. I have e-mailed some of my friends in Damascus and Homs, they are asking for the people in the West to not forget about them. To me, it is quite evident that President al-Assad is running scared, after all, he did not want to be President, he was quite happy being an eye doctor. Yes, the regime of Syria has a lot to be ashamed about, but as in many other places around the world, the regime is not always the President. Do not...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/politics/blog/day-of-defiance...

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