“Russia Did More ‘Good’ In 30 Days Than The US Did In A Year” – The Only Accredited Western Journalist In Damascus Speaks Up

On behalf of Prensa Latina news agency, Miguel Fernandez was the only journalist from the Western world accredited to work in the Syrian capital of Damascus for nearly a year. After returning home to Havana, Fernandez gave Sputnik News an exclusive interview in which he reflects back on what he experienced in the war torn country.

from Zero Hedge: 

Fernandez first gets into the single biggest lesson he learned, which is that the people of Syria don’t give in, they don’t stop pursuing the dream of having a prosperous country.

“Seeing how these people don’t give in, that they dream about a prosperous country, is the biggest lesson that Syria gave me”

Miguel then reflects back on when a colleague of his first arrived in the city, and as the journalist took him around the city, everything was seemingly so normal that his friend asked “where is the war?”

“Fear…

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