Syrian Uprising

The Kidnapping Game

Hassan al-Mikdad in the custody of the Free Syrian Army

Hassan al-Mikdad in the custody of the Free Syrian Army

They weren’t human or inhuman. They were nonhuman.

That’s how Jean-Paul Kauffman quoted his co-detained in captivity Michel Seurat, who was abducted and died in captivity during the Lebanese Civil War.

It seems that  the Hostages War of the eighties resumed. But this time, the Americans and Europeans are replaced by Qataris, Turks and Syrians. This time, the abductions (more…)