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Hammams of Old Damascus: Back from the Dead

The fabled Turkish baths of Damascus, or hammams, have been…
The Grand Umayyad Mosque of Damascus.

Damascene Sufism, the antidote to ISIS

When the Islamic State stormed the city of al-Mayadeen in…
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A long, hard look at 'Zionism in Damascus'

A healthy debate is currently underway within some Syrian…
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The Said El Djezairi Memoirs: A Must Read for ISIS and Its Caliph

In 1968, an obscure 334-page memoir was published in Algeria,…