Syria Beyond Facebook

Delta Vie

Normally, I write long pieces to make a point. But sometimes, images say far more than anything I could ever write. The civil war in Syria is continuing to rage on. My Facebook feed is full of images of frightened children and their equally frightened parents. In some cases, we don’t know where the parents are or if they are even alive anymore. The following images are from Eastern Ghouta where over 250 civilians were killed in less than 48 hours.

heavy-fighting-resumes-in-syrias-eastern-ghouta Image Courtesy: Business Insider

Syria_News4jax.com.jpg Image Courtesy: News4Jax.com

Syria_Voiceofpeopletoday.com.jpg Image Courtesy: Voice Of People Today

Syria_crisisaid.org.uk.jpg Image Courtesy: Crisis Aid

Syria_Digitaljournal.com.jpg Image Courtesy: Digital Journal

timesofsaudia.com.jpg Image Courtesy: Times Of Saudia

britainpost.co.uk Image Courtesy: Britain Post

If these images have hurt you, caused something inside you to cry, then your way forward is clear. Stop sharing Facebook statuses, thoughts and prayers, and other things that make you feel good but don’t actually do anything.

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