"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


Friday, July 26, 2013

UN chief: Over 100,000 people killed in Syria- Xinhua

BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has said that the conflict in Syria has claimed more than 100,000 lives since 2011, an increase from an earlier estimate of 93,000.
Ban also announced that the head of the UN chemical weapons investigation team and the UN’s high representative for disarmament, have met with Syrian leaders about the allegations of chemical weapons use in the country.
He said, "The conflict is now continuing for almost two and a half years. More than 100,000 people have been killed. Millions of people have either been displaced or become refugees in neighbouring countries. We have to bring this to an end."