US occupation steals more Syrian oil

US occupation steals more Syrian oil

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Syria wins two silver medals in Arab Swimming Championships

Syria wins two silver medals in Arab Swimming Championships

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My School is My Home” initiative at Al-Shanbour School in Tartous

My School is My Home” initiative at Al-Shanbour School in Tartous

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Syrian Wheat is the Soul of the Syrian Land

Syrian Wheat is the Soul of the Syrian Land

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Solutions Journalism workshop

Solutions Journalism workshop

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United Nations: Israeli settlements are illegal

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WHO: Humanity has all the tools to defeat the Corona virus

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Kılıcdaroglu: Erdogan invents foreign conspiracies to justify his failure

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Lahoud condemns the terrorist bombing of a bus in Damascus

Lahoud condemns the terrorist bombing of a bus in Damascus

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Economy & Aftermath

Investigative Reporting

The Regional Center for Early Childhood Development holds a workshop for kindergarten educators

The Regional Center for Early Childhood …

The Regional Center for Early Childhood Development in cooperation with Premiere Urgence Internationale, held a workshop targeting kindergarten educators. It runs for a w...

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Damascus is an important crossroads of cultures and religions: Czech Professor

Damascus is an important crossroads of c…

Czech Professor Vierra Tidlitova has stressed that Damascus is an important crossroads of cultures and religions and it is a legendary city where charming houses and palaces indicate unique architecture. In a report published by the Czech "Nova Orientalia" about her visit to Syria, the professor talked about the beauty of the streets and houses of old Damascus and of Qaseyoun Mountain. She also talked about the hosp...

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Folklore in Jableh city

Folklore in Jableh city

 The Syrian Historical and Scientific Society held a cultural lecture entitled: (People's Heritage inJableh), which was delivered by lawyer Professor Taha Al-Zouzo at the Society's headquarters in Jableh. The lawyer began his lecture by presenting a historical overview of Jableh city, which was affiliated with Ugarit Kingdom in the fifteenth century BC, noting that the name of Jableh city had not changed except slightly since four thousand years...

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My School is My Home” initiative at Al-Shanbour School in Tartous

My School is My Home” initiative at Al-S…

With the aim of enhancing the participation of adolescents and youth in activities, and to re enforce their capabilities and role in society, the youth of “Amal” project implemented “My School is My Home” initiative at Martyr Ali Ahmed Al-Shanbour School in Tartous, where Rima Nader, who is behind the initiative, explained the importance of implementing the initiative by the young people of “Amal” project and their keenness to decorate and beauti...

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Watan (Homeland) Document Foundation: The martyr Medhat Al-Saleh died in body but remained in spirit and thought

Watan (Homeland) Document Foundation: Th…

On October 17th, Watan ( Homeland) Document Foundation confirmed that the liberated prisoner Medhat Al-Saleh, who was martyred yesterday as a result of being targeted by the Israeli enemy, left in body but remained in spirit and thought, and his spirit will remain greater than all the tools of the occupation and its criminality.

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“Alasawd Yaliko Beki” or “Black Suits You” is a term chosen by the heroine of Ahlam Mosteghanemi’s new novel to conceal deep sadness on the demise of father and brother who were victims of terrorism. Very soon, our heroine Hala, was captured by the incantation of love at the hands of a rich man while she was fleeing her sadness from teaching class to music and celebrity.

A “Love Story” whose secret lies in the fact that Mosteghanemi started from the end lamenting a great broken love of a couple who didn’t meet by accident, rather by Talal, the lover hero, persistence in pursuing Hala and surround her life with dark violet tulip flowers matching her sadness.

He succeeded is capturing her attention though she was greatly committed to work to withstand the pains of losing her father and brother and even the homeland after she had chosen to leave Algeria to Syria  -her mother’s country- where she thinks she finds hope and safety.

As in all her literary works, Mosteghanemi novel is abundant with warms words and expressions that reveal the components of the soul and the skill to have her sentences enriched by saying of renowned men of letters, revealing a refine culture which yet couldn’t protect her novel from “setbacks”.

Between the lines a striking love ended in separation of lovers, Mosteghanemi put expressed her political position regarding terrorists and how the Algerian government reacted to them, but she thought she was neutral.

However, she was trapped by the mess of contradictions; once she was against terrorists who targeted artists, Journalists, a civil servant and even one ever thinks of consider them as Takfiris, and again she sympathized with them over being tortured by the Algerian Army.

However, a reader of Mosteghanemi’s novel will soon realize that most of her heroes are victims of the Takfiri mentality!

 

Ibrahim Zaaboub

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