Islamic law takes root in Syria's rebel-held territory

Mar 21, 2013

Islamic law takes root in Syria's rebel-held territory

by Liz Sly

The evidence was incontrovertible, captured on video and posted on YouTube for all the world to see. During a protest against the Syrian regime, Wael Ibrahim, a veteran activist, had tossed aside a banner inscribed with the Muslim declaration of faith. And that, decreed ...