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Anonymous - what are foreign students telling their families back home, about life in Syria?
My problem is not with foreigners in Damascus - far from it. Damascus has a long history of welcoming immigrants. My problem is with Arabs greeting Arabs in English. It's bizarre, and confined to one square kilometer of the country.
Norman - if you saw how tight their tops were, you wouldn't say they were Hizbollah fans!
Nour - I'm glad that cleared things up. Welcome to the blog.
Matt and Amniyah - I've seen this trend in London too - the yellow fashion - but here it's everywhere!