TOP Analysis, Prognoses and News about Greek - Albanian Relations and the Region.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Supporting Syria in Tirana
Aliaa Noha, a Syrian citizen that has been living in Albania for the
last eight years, has been part of a protest held in Tirana in favor of
the people of Syria through.
On Top Channel’s “Pasdite”,
Noah declared that they wanted to give a humanitarian message in support
of the Syrian people”, declared the mother of two girls that she
decided to grow in our country.
“Syria is very far, but the human
side of the case is the most important, and this is our appeal. It was
difficult for me to take this decision, but I was surprised when I found
such a great support, because the Albanian people know what
dictatorship means, which they have suffered probably worse than us.
regards the meeting in Tirana’s main square, Ilir Hoxholli, Noha’s
close collaborator, declared that they appealed the Albanian people on
Facebook for a march in Tirana’s boulevard, but since the Syrian
community in Albania is very small, they realized a symbolical protest
against the suffering of the Syrian people.
Noha added that the
participation could have been even bigger, but most of the families were
afraid that if they would go in protest in Tirana, someone could take
revenge to their relatives in Syria, where the situation is very