Syrian Notebooks. Inside the Homs Uprising.
Translated from French to English by Charlotte Mandell. Verso Books, 2015
The uprising in Syria began on March 15, 2011, and developed into a civil war from March 2012. What began as peaceful demonstrations against the Ba'athist regime of Bashar al-Assad in March 2011, quickly turned into violent uprisings and revolutions. The background to the difficult conditions in Syria was a military one. . .