Allah, one of the 99 names of God.
A girl scout in an Orthodox Easter procession
Children were happy to see us wherever we went in Syria
A proud Muslim father presenting his son to be photographed
Pilgrims from Iran pleased to be photographed by us
A cute little girl in Homs who had been playing with a water hose
Bab Antakya the gate by which we entered and stayed in the Old City of Aleppo. The car stayed outside.
This minaret, built in 1090, part of the Great Mosque in Aleppo has now been totally destroyed!
The Great Mosque in Aleppo
A Friday discussion in the Great Mosque of Aleppo now badly damaged by the fighting
The Souk in Aleppo
Aleppo, once boasted the finest medieval Souk in the whole of the Mediterranean.
An Orthodox Priest in Damascus
An Orthodox Easter procession in Damascus