"And I have found both freedom and safety in my madness, the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us. But let me not be too proud of my safety. Even a Thief in a jail is safe from another thief. "

Khalil Gibran (How I Became a Madman)

Lübnan Marunîleri / Yasin Atlıoğlu


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Syrian military building rocked by twin blasts- The Guardian

Rebel groups claim responsibility for attack in heart of Damascus, a day after emir of Qatar calls for Arab intervention.

Two large explosions have heavily damaged one of Syria's main military buildings, engulfing several floors in flames and sending smoke billowing over central Damascus.

The explosions, shortly after 7am local time (4am GMT) on Wednesday, have been followed by sustained bursts of gunfire in the surrounding area. Rebel groups immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, which they said had killed dozens.

Syria's ministry of information said there were no casualties from the blasts, which had caused "material damage" only.

Iranian Press TV said one of its correspondents, 33-year-old Maya Nasser, a Syrian national, died in an exchange of fire in the area following the blasts...