Cartoon: War in Syria Continues
Syrian armed forces are suffering from a decline caused by “deaths, defections, and a rise in draft dodging,” but President Bashar al-Assad stated in a televised speech on Sunday that the military is still “capable of defending the motherland.” This continues a war which has killed over 220,000 civilians and displaced half the country’s population.
Artist: Hassan Bleibel (Lebanon)
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This piece was originally published on July 26, 2015.