Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Entering Yabrud: US media are missing

New TV and other Arab media have entered the city of Yabrud and covered the factory that manufactured car bombs.  How come none of the Western correspondents in Beirut or of Human Rights Watch bothered to cover that? There are dungeons for holding prisoners and civilians were found captive, but none of that was covered. When the Syrian armed groups wrestle control from Syrian regime, Western correspondents in Beirut and staffers of Human Rights Watch Beirut office rush to cover on evidence of human rights violations. But none of those visits are necessary when the violator is your ally?