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Farid Ghadry

Farid Ghadry is a member of the Committee on the Present Danger (www.fightingterror.org) and has written several articles and essays on Syria and the politics in the Levant.
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Saudi Arabia: Keep Your Hands Off Syria

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

The Saudis — and their U.S. backers — worry the Syrian dissident community.

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Syria’s Future: Alawite Military Coup, or Regional Civil War

Friday, July 1st, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

A Sunni-Alawite bloodbath in Syria could lead to something similar happening throughout the region.

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New Assad Tactic: Keep Killing Syrians, but Blame Israel

Monday, June 6th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

The regime’s cynical and deadly ploy has uninformed Syrians dying as pawns. (Also: new video from this weekend’s protests.)

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Pres. Obama: With Assad Finished, Don’t Dare Pull a Jimmy Carter on Syria

Saturday, June 4th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

Seeing Assad's looming end, Syria's Muslim Brotherhood is muscling aside human rights reformers and angling for some of Obama's promised $20B "Arab Spring" money. Don't blow this one, Mr. President. (Also read: "Assad Rampage in Syria.")

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Two New Videos from Syria (Content Warning)

Monday, May 23rd, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

Burning flags and shattered corpses.

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New Video of Assad Brutality (Plus: ‘West Has No Choice but To Win Here’)

Monday, May 16th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

Syrian forces brutalize two men with their fists and feet, while the regime foments an attack on Israel.

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PJM Exclusive: A Massacre in Syria (Content Warning)

Thursday, April 28th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

April 27, Hawleh: Video of Assad's forces spraying bullets at a crowd.

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PJM Exclusive: More Video from Syria’s ‘Great Friday Uprising’ (Content Warning)

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

(UPDATED Monday 1:24 p.m. EDT) Horror: Five-year-old girl Israh' Youssef shot in the eye. (Don't miss Farid Ghadry's previous video roundup, here.)

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PJM Exclusive: Video from Syria’s ‘Great Friday Uprising’ (Content Warning, Continually Updated)

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

"As an American with Syrian roots, I want the American people to witness the horror of the Assad regime." UPDATE: Additional videos added Sunday, 8:15 a.m. EDT, including Assad's men trying to hide bodies. We will continually update as videos arrive. Don't miss Roger L. Simon: "Syria: What PJM Is Doing".

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Assad Gives U.S. Names of Fake Terrorists to Kill

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

Assad's regime just blamed me, among others, for fomenting the revolution. Here's what else he's been up to, which might have something to do with Clinton's "reformer" comment (with video).

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Will the U.S. Fail Syria Again?

Thursday, March 31st, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

Assad thumbs his nose at freedom.

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