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The incredible story behind the Syrian protest singer everyone thought was dead
In 2011, a Syrian protest anthem captured the world's attention after being recorded on a phone and uploaded to YouTube. Now, GQ exclusively reveals the story of the real hero behind the song that rallied the rebels
By James Harkin

Took GQ only a few years to solve the Ibrahim Qashoush case http://www.gq-magazine.co.uk/article/syria-civil-war … Pro-gov’t blog in February 2012: https://truthsyria.wordpress.com/2012/02/18/the-truth-about-ibrahim-qashoush-the-alleged-singer-and-composer-of-the-so-called-syrian-revolution/ …

“It’s now clear that so-called #FakeNews can have real-world consequences.” - Hillary Clinton


TL/DR: how the syrian war got started (in part)… unsurpisingly just as stupid and deceptive as pretty much every other one

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