How does the Assad government make Syria seem attractive when half the population is displaced and all who remain live under a brutal police state? It invites in "travel influencers" who through naïveté or indifference whitewash this devastated nation.
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Influencers are whitewashing Syria’s regime, with help from sponsors, Sophie Fullerton writes in a guest opinion.
“I have long since said this is a life-and-death issue...and people will die because of this vote.” @USAmbUN Learn about the precarious future of cross-border aid to Syria and what must be done to save lives from @SaharAtrache and @sabihank .
Over 400 people have been killed in Syria in the last five days. 150 of them were children.
Actions have consequences, and whether we’re in Syria or not, the people who want to harm us are there & at war. Isolationism is weakness. Empowering ISIS is dangerous. Playing into Russia & Iran’s hands is foolish. This President is putting our national security at grave risk.