Homs is Syria’s third-largest city. Or, at least it was before it was bombed literally back to the stone age.
This drone video, released yesterday, leads us to ask: What would you do if Homs was your city?
The video was shot by Alexander Pushin, a cameraman who runs a drone filming company in Russia.
Today, the United Nations special envoy for Syria announced a three-week suspension of talks aimed at ending the civil war in Syria.
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Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.