Syria was the Spark that Lit the World on Fire.

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What Everyone Talking about Syria should Know.

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Join a Global Meditation for Peace in Syria February 1st.

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When significant numbers of a population meditate, it can positively impact the collective consciousness of the overall population to such an extent that crime rates drop.

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Thirteen Powerful Quotes to Demystify Trump’s Involvement in Syria.

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An Open Letter to Barack Obama regarding Syria.

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Attention Naomi and Nicole: Syria Was the Spark That Lit the World on Fire

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Some of my audience for articles on Syria are major players in the debate. Hi Naomi and Nicole, This is a excerpt from my book, The Holocausts We All Deny, so please try to make that clear in a note before the article starts. “The conscience of the Syrian Revolution,” as he is called, wrote the forward […].

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Syria’s seedbank seeds sent for safety to Morocco

Green Prophet

Whenever I read the news about Syria’s refugee and environmental crisis I wonder how Syria’s dictator Bashar Al-Assad’s wife Asma al-Assad, once so vocal about the natural environment (even biking to the West Bank in the past), can let her husband keep this madness up.

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ISIS & the Paris Attacks: The Truth Behind Syria So Far.

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An Open Letter to the Republican Leadership in Congress Regarding Syria.

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Roses damask’d are dying in Syria

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Used for perfumes, rose water; and for flavoring sweets like Turkish Delight , Syria’s famed Damask Rose, once championed by romanticists like William Shakespeare, is experiencing hard times due to the ongoing war in its native land.

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Animal Agriculture, Climate Change & Syria: How Factory Farming has Caused the Greatest Humanitarian Crisis of our Time.

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Opening Our Eyes to the Children of Syria.

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Erratic weather toll on Syria’s agricultural output making conflict worse

Green Prophet

Extreme weather conditions during Syria’s seventh year of conflict has caused domestic cereal production to decline sharply, two UN agencies announced today. Seeds for farmers, sustained humanitarian assistance needed to consolidate food security gains.

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WakaWaka’s Solar for Syria gives refugees energy and light [video]

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Nearly 7 million people have fled their homes to escape the violence in Syria, and 2 million refugees in Jordan and Lebanon face a wet, cold winter with nothing – not even a safe lamp to light their way. Which is why WakaWaka launched the Solar for Syria campaign.

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You May Say I’m a Dreamer…But I Hope For Peace in Syria. ~ Sherri Rosen

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The men and women in charge of our country are making plans to strike Syria and make war. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today imagine John Lennon peace Syria war Sure, what''s going on there is horrendous, but is dropping bombs and killing more innocent people the answer?

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Syria’s Organic Food Market Ripe for Exports to Europe

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With farming traditions that are already “organic”, embattled Syria can easily become an important organic food producer, based on climate, practices and location to Europe. 12 for 2012 related to organic farming in Syria. Challenges Facing Organic Farmers in Syria.

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Turkey, Iran, Syria Top List for Worst Journalism Countries

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Bahrain = 1 Saudi Arabia = 4 Israel and Occupied Palestine = 3 Iran = 45 Syria = 15 Yemen = 1 Uzbekistan = 4 Kyrgyzstan = 1 Iraq = 1 Turkey = 49.

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Syria and the UN

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Syria is a global human tragedy. I often went into Syria, including Damascus. I used to live in the Middle East. I was there during 9/11. I know the intensity of feeling among the Arab nation on these things. I revisited the Syrian border last year.

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ISIS uses Tabqa Dam in Syria as weapon of war

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But some 25 miles from Raqaa, Syria the Daesh (aka ISIS) don’t see the Tabqa dam as a source of green energy. It was designed to control the flow of the Euphrates river into Iraq and Syria, produce hydroelectric power and irrigate land alongside of the river.

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Uncontrolled Garbage Threatens Lives in Syria

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Solid waste disposal and collection has been severely disrupted in embattled areas of Syria , more than two years into a conflict that has spurred a public health crisis. Business Cities conflict Hama Janoub al Malaab Syria waste

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In Syria, Sleeping between his Parents. (Sad Photo)

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Warning: UNSPEAKABLY SAD PHOTO. Sad doesn’t cover it. War is hell. And, a whole lot worse. From Mash: Frank: “Well, everybody knows war is hell.“ “ BJ: “Remember, you heard it here last.” ” Hawkeye: “War isn’t hell.

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Donkeys, Not DSL to Get Syria’s News Out

Green Prophet

When I traveled to Syria more than 10 years ago, there was no Internet. Now, some of the people of Syria in the middle of a revolution, are cut off from the Internet that they’ve had access to over the last years. I remember crossing from Syria to Jordan, from this area.

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Polio in Syria, Israel and Egypt Puts Middle East on Edge

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In the case of Syria, the ongoing war has resulted in an almost complete collapse of the country’s sanitation systems. Photo of UNICEF health workers in Za’atari Syria Children of Syria; Photo of Child Receiving Oral Vaccine : Haaretz/AP.

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Syria’s Beehive-Shaped Green Architecture

Green Prophet

As war and conflict tear through Syria , we take a look at the ancient earthen beehive-shaped houses on the edge of the country which have been wowing visitors for centuries. How do the Syrian beehive-shaped houses made out of mud manage to stay so cool in extreme desert conditions?

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Syria’s Cattle Caught in the Crossfire

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Cash cows in a time of conflict smuggled between Syria and Jordan. As Syria continues to be swept up in violence , Syrian farmers are smuggling their livestock (and themselves) into Jordan to sell the cattle before they can be killed in bombing raids.

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Israel Chemicals AquaTabs to Purify Syria’s Dirty Water

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A deal was brokered over the weekend that will allow a subsidiary of Israel Chemicals to sell water purification tablets that will be used to purify dirty water in Syria.

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Soup for Syria: feed your belly and your soul

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Soup for Syria is a beautiful new cookbook of delicious and easy-to-make recipes guaranteed to fill your belly and feed your mind with heightened humanitarian awareness. Buy Soup for Syria via their website (link here) , at Amazon , or through your favorite bookseller (about $30).

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A Prince Leads Liquid Peace Initiative for Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Turkey

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The countries are Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Turkey. Others from Iraq and Syria will represent in due course. Business & Politics Iraq Jordan Lebanon Syria TurkeyGreen Prophet’s Karin meeting Jordan’s prince in 2010 in Switzerland.

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Millions Go Hungry In Syria, Libya and Yemen

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Humanitarian crises erupt in Libya, Yemen and Syria as the populations revolt against their oppressive leaders. From the very start, the price of food has played an important role in the emerging Arab Spring which has swept across Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria , Jordan , Yemen, Syria and Libya.

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Syria’s Seeds Are Locked Away in Norway, But Are Seed Vaults Safe?

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The Svalbard Global Seed Vault locked safe away in Norway has once again opened its steel doors welcoming 25,000 new seed samples including varieties of chickpeas, fava beans and other seeds from Syria.

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The Dalai Lama Owes an Apology.

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Watch ISIS militants take over and burn marijuana fields in Syria

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Watch the video above as ISIS burns alleged cannabis plant fields in Syria. I was in Syria 15 years ago as a tourist and didn’t see a trace of cannabis anywhere in the ultra conservative country.

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Kurdish Self-Rule Spreading in War-Torn Syria

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Against the backdrop of the civil war raging in Syria, Syrian Kurds are moving towards self-rule. Kurdish flags fly over former government buildings in northeastern Syria. There are an estimated two million Syrian Kurds living in communities near Syria’s northeastern border with Turkey.

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Portable LifeStraws Could Make Water Potable in Syria Refugee Camp

Green Prophet

A small piece of plastic can save lives, preserve local eco-systems, and cut greenhouse gas emissions: finally, positive press for plastics.

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Can Syria's Rebels Overthrow Assad?

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Syria’s chemical weapons will be dumped into the Mediterranean Sea

Green Prophet

The good news is that 800 tons of Syria’s chemical weapons are scheduled to be destroyed before the end of December. Creative Commons photo of Wadi Qandil beach near Lattakia, Syria by Victor Ibrahiem via Wikimedia.

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Exodus from Syria Casts Dark Shadow on Muslim Holiday

Green Prophet

Syria’s wholesale destruction is fast becoming one of the worst humanitarian disasters in history, and for Muslims, who deeply value their clan, the ongoing conflict is a source of tremendous confusion, guilt, and sadness.

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World’s largest trash mural makes life in Syria a little less awful

Green Prophet

Anyone who hasn’t been to Syria in the last few years can’t possibly grasp the full extent of the horrors Syrians have endured , but we do know it has been unspeakably hard.

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The Kiss in Syria – Tammam Azzan’s Golden Hope Goes Viral

Green Prophet

It is rare for an artist from the Middle East to achieve global acclaim, yet Tammam Azzan’s name has appeared in all of the world’s major newspapers and blogs over the last couple of weeks – all for a golden kiss.

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Climate Change Could be as Dangerous to Syria as Bashar al-Assad

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Approximately 5,000 people have been killed in Syria since the uprising began in March last year, according to UN estimates, and an additional 600 detainees and political prisoners have died under torture.

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Ten Tips to bring Chaos into Balance after 2016 made us World-Weary.

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The Lesser known Hardships of War & How we can Help.

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Since the war began in Syria, approximately 400,000 people have been killed, including more than 14,000 children. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Family WAYLON: Today Only How we can Help Lesser known Hardships Syria syrian children war

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We are Coping with Trump—in all the Wrong Ways.

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