Quote of the Day: How Victory Looks in Syria After 8 Years of War – The New York Times

Destroyed buildings and vendors’ stands in Douma, Syria. The city was held by rebels for most of Syria’s civil war.

Destroyed buildings and vendors’ stands in Douma, Syria. The city was held by rebels for most of Syria’s civil war.CreditCreditMeridith Kohut for The New York Times

“I wish I could find whoever destroyed this city. I would kill him.”

~UM KHALIL, a 59-year-old grandmother in devastated Douma, Syria, who lost her husband and most of her sons in the civil war. She is raising her five grandchildren while her daughters-in-law go to work.

Source: Quotation of the Day: How Victory Looks in Syria After 8 Years of War – The New York Times

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