Nihad Sirees

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The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day. Presented by Samira Ahmed

The Syrian writer Nihad Sirees talks about his new novel The Silence and the Roar over the course of one day as he walks though a city blocked by thousands of people on an orchestrated demonstration in support of the 'leader'.

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Fri 1 Feb 2013 12:32 GMT
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