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    • Juan Pueblo
    • 02.01.13 | 16:45 (IST)

    Nobody says that Democracy is pure heaven. At its best, it is a frustrating system. Constant fights, endless discussions leading to nowhere, and, not to forget, corruption and unexplicable enrichment of many "people representatives". Still, it usually avoids one thing: Killing its own citizens. This thing in Syria is getting to be too much. Another Dictator clinging to power by killing his own people. It would be too innocent to assume that once he is gone, democracy will come to Syria. But one thing is for sure, while we debate about political probabilities, innocent people are dying. Why is the world so silent?Shame on all of us!!!

    from the article: At least 30 killed as Syria warplanes bomb gas station near Damascus
    First published 14:56 02.01.13 | Last updated 12:36 02.01.13
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