Tag Archives: Aleppo

Das Wunder von Kilis

In der türkischen Grenzstadt Kilis leben mittlerweile mehr Syrer als Türken. Die Nähe zum Krieg ist überall spürbar. Trotzdem klappt das Zusammenleben. Meine Reportage aus Kilis ist hier auf Zeit Online nachzulesen (28.5.2017). Advertisements

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Trip to the Turkish-Syrian border

In May 2017 I spent some time in Southern Turkey, very close to the Syrian border. In Gaziantep I met with the White Helmets (Syria Civil Defence), who are doing incredible work in Syria: After a bomb hits a building, … Continue reading

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Liberty Award 2017

Few impressions of the ceremony of #libertyaward17‬ that I had the honour to be nominated for, together with my colleague Zouhir AlShimale. Congratulations to the awardee Claas Relotius (Der Spiegel). http://www.liberty-award.de/…/435-andrea-backhaus-zouhir-al…

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