Understand Syria: 4 Key Groupings

UPDATED: As many people are still referring to this older (and outdated) post, i’ve updated it to reflect the latest groupings in April 2017.

Groups in Syria

ORIGINAL POST:

I witnessed much ignorance today at the Brooklyn Arab-American Festival. From a handful of pro-Assad teens with a “Bashar, Sooria wa Bes” flag, to supportive individuals who didn’t know the difference between the Assad & revolution flags (sigh).

So I created this simple graphic, to help folks understand the 4 basic groupings in Syria.

Overly simplified. Yes. But its also obvious that even basic details are misunderstood among people not breathing Syria day-in, day-out.

Understanding Syria: 4 Key Groupings

Advertisements

One thought on “Understand Syria: 4 Key Groupings

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s