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Syria Officially Joins the Revolution

Better late than never.

2:00 PM, Mar 18, 2011 • By AMMAR ABDULHAMID
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Basic demands include lifting of 40-some year old state of emergency, cancellation of all emergency laws, release of all political prisoners, serious socioeconomic reforms to help the growing class of impoverished people, new constitution, and holding free and fair presidential and parliamentary elections.

Ammar Abdulhamid is a Syrian opposition figure in exile and founder of the Tharwa Foundation.

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