At a time when the pandemic put a hold on protests, backers of the controversial Trump-supported pipeline from Canada to Nebraska pushed ahead with it. And hard.
Sulome Anderson is a journalist and author based in Beirut and New York City. She writes and produces multimedia for several publications. Her award-winning book The Hostage’s Daughter was published in 2016.
The forced repatriation of refugees is part of the Russia-Assad plan to proclaim victory in Syria. Trump may buy into it, too. But for the refugees, horrors await.