Syria Today by Hamza Abozeid

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07 Oct 2013 09:00

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One day it was a class room!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The first lesson in reading class is:
Dad died, mum died, Bassem died, Rabab diead!

أول درس في كتاب القراءة : مات بابا ماتت ماما مات باسم ماتت رباب

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Pumping water from the lake to the farms
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

The maintenance stopped since the revolution begun, if the station stops the whole area will be a desert. The lake was previously named Al Asad lake, the new name hasn't been chosen yet.

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A school bombed by the regime, Ar Raq...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A school bombed by the airplanes of Al Asad regime, many schools have been bombed since the beginning of the revolution and so the study was stopped for two years.

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Abu Hussain, was shot in his head in ...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Planes of Al-Asad used to take off from the airport and bomb the houses and schools killing lots of civilians, Abu Hussain was treated and insisted to continue volunteering with the Free Syrian Army although the injury affected his auditory and visual abilities a bit. Photo is taken in Ar Raqqah.

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Ammo, What are you filming?
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The kid stopped to ask us about what we are filming when we were taking photos of his school which was bombed by Al Asad regime two days earlier.

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And war becomes fashion
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

A kid in Syria, like many others changed their fashion to the war environment.

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Ahmed, Brother of a 17 y.o. martyr
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

His brother, the martyr, wrote to his family to pay the cost of 60 bullets which he wasted to the troop, he also wrote to his family that they shouldn't cry over him, they should celebrate that he is a martyr.

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Cars covered in mud are used in the f...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The civilians who organised themselves to form an armed opposition are using simple weapons to resist the regime which has several types of weapons backed by other countries like Russia and Iran, bombing with air planes has become the major tool in the attacks since its becoming difficult to fight the rebels on the ground.

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Don't I deserve to live as a human!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A kid, sitting in between garbage in one of the neighbours of Ar Rakkah city, cleaning the streets has become one of the last priorities in a country where war is taking place.

Imagine a city surrounded by military regime killing any opponents, killing the people of their country .. imagine this goes for months .. imagine children die there because of hunger.. imagine some guys trying to smuggle flour to this city so that people can at least eat bread .. imagine these guys get killed!!! You don't have to imagine, this happened twice in Syria, once 57 guys were killed and another time 62!!!

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Dr.Adnan - from death evolves life
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A clinic still operating under a bombed house in Ar Raqqah.

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Hope ...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

You can bomb my school, destroy my house but you will never kill my freedom ...
A kid standing over the pile of his neighbours house which was bombed earlier.

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Syrian rebels check point
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

Locals organized themselves into troops and teams to free their cities and later to protect it from the regime, the check point is for one of the Islamic rebel movements called: Ahrar Al Sham.

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How to create a dictator!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The photo is for one of the booklets which has words of Syria's president Al Asad distributed to teachers in schools, the booklet is mixed with the pile of one of the bombed schools in Raqqah.

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A kid scared of being photographed ..
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

A sneaked photo for a kid, the kid was scared of been photographed, Al Asad regime killed and tortured many kids.

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The future is ours
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Kids standing over the pile of their neighbours house which was bombed earlier.

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One day students were walking these s...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Photo was taken in one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah, the city has many bombed schools.

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One of the bombed houses in Ar Raqqah...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Syrians got used to airplanes flying in the sky bombing houses, schools and mosques randomly.

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One of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The air planes have targeted schools and not the headquarters of the resisting rebels!
The mayor office/palace was near by and it was not touched.

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One of the headquarters of the politi...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The political security was one of the most terrible bodies of the regime where lots of torture used to take place.

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School book cover
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The photo is taken for a school book cover in the pile of one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah

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School books from the pile
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Photo is taken at one of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah.

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School remnants
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The school was destroyed, but the children learned a lesson; to live with dignity and stand for truth, photo is taken at on of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah.

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School yard
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

One of the bombed schools in Ar Raqqah, the city has several bombed schools, one of them was bombed two days before taking this photo, 15 civilians were killed, 10 boy, 3 girls, an office boy and another civilian who was passing by.

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Hospital guard
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

The rebels started taking charge of running the freed cities from the regime, safety was on top of their priorities, the photo is for a soldier from Ahrar Al Sham movement who is protecting the field hospital.

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This is war ...
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

It is a war for freedom and dignity, the photo is for one of the members of the Ahrar Al Sham movement at a check point.

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Feeding the hospital stuff the injure...
Maskanah, Syria
By Hamza Abozeid
30 Sep 2013

In one of the hospitals a boy who used to volunteer there was brought dead to the same hospital after being injured in a bomb on the city.The photo was taken in a field hospital in Maskanah

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Zeyad, instant smile and a passion fo...
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

Zeyad is an engineering student who couldn't continue his study because of the events in the country and chose to volunteer with the Ahrar Al Sham Islamic movement, he is aiming to continue his education and gain his degree in engineering after the war ends, only God knows when!

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One day it was a class room!
Ar Raqqa, syria
By Hamza Abozeid
01 Oct 2013

The first lesson in the reading class is:
Dad died, mum died, Bassem died, Rabab died.

أول درس في كتاب القراءة : مات بابا ماتت ماما مات باسم ماتت رباب