- March 06, 2014Posted by:Comments:0
Nadine Fattaleh is STAND's Syria Conflict Coordinator and a student at Columbia University.
Looking through a newsfeed for the crisis in Syria would show photos of destruction: the destruction of buildings, infrastructure, relationships, families and lives. But photos of the conflict capture one moment; they show the indescribable cost of war to the people who live in its reality. However, in capturing a single moment, photos take away from the historical context of the war and its broader implications.