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Berlin has Become the Secret Capital of Bashar al-Asad Opponents



Senior Fellow Mariana Karkoutly has been featured in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung in an article by Ulrich von Schwerin. The article discusses Syrians living in Germany and how they are using the voices and freedoms that were limited in Syria to speak up agains the Bashar al-Asad regime. Young Syrian activists have adopted Berlin as their headquarters, creating groups, initiatives, and platforms to educate each other, raise awareness, and hope to make a difference so they can safely return home.

You can read the full article here in German (you may have to register).