More Aleppo April 30th 2010 I've been in Aleppo for a week again. Highlights:
1. Max's birthday party. Ahmed managed to suddenly produce a chocolate cake for Max in the middle of the night, and once again a good time was had by all. Too good a time by me, Absolut Vodka and Ton do not go well together.
2. Next morning, woken bij Nicole standing in the doorway (after banging on the door did not work) as I had a trip planne ... read more
Middle East » Syria » North » Aleppo Following the breakup of the Ottoman Empire during World War I, Syria was administered by the French until independence in 1946. In the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, Syria lost the Golan Heights to Israel. Syrian troops - stationed in Lebanon since 1976 in ... ... read more