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Feature: Artist sees life in wartime Syria through "crow's eye"

Sina 11 Oct 2021
DAMASCUS, Oct ... The slim, tall man with a ponytail has been living in a rented rooftop flat in the capital Damascus since before the war ... At that time, the 37-year-old, who had studied filmmaking in Paris before, found the cinema language unable to help him describe the daily life in Damascus.

Syria Opens First Cafe Run by People With Down Syndrome

Kayhan 22 Aug 2021
DAMASCUS (Xinhua) – Wearing brown uniforms with orange rims and matching hats, several young Syrians with Down Syndrome served between the tables, while some others stood behind a bar, preparing food and beverage at the cafe called Sucette. This is Syria’s first cafe ...

Opinion: Take a ‘Twilight’ tour of Oregon

Daily Emerald 09 Jun 2021
Our first stop was the warm and fuzzy Carver Cafe in Damascus, Oregon ... Carver Cafe is a must, not only because the food is yummy and reminiscent of the films, but also because the vibes are immaculate ... “I could almost sense Charlie and Bella’s presence sitting at the table in Carver Cafe,” Grace said.

In pandemic year, Syrians blocked from Zoom, Netflix

Beijing News 20 Mar 2021
"We are living in a bubble isolated from the outside world," the 35-year-old tech expert says from an electronics repair shop in Damascus ... "I feel like Syria's technological clock stopped ticking years ago," she tells AFP from a Damascus cafe ... The iPhone 12 in Damascus sells for at ...

‘My goal is justice for all Syrians’: one man’s journey from jail to witness for the prosecution

The Observer 13 Dec 2020
One of his favourite haunts was the lawyers’ cafe in the Palace of Justice courthouse, a colonial-era building in the centre of Damascus, which served coffee, tea and cigarettes, as well as a constant diet of legal gossip as counsel gathered before and after their cases, or met clients.
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