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Nearly killed for satire, Syrian cartoonist stands proud

January 14th, 2015
02:59 PM ET

Ali Ferzat was severely beaten by the Assad Regime for his cartoons in 2011. After the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris, he says the pen is clearly mightier than any weapon.

“They grabbed my fingers and they started breaking them one by one so to teach me a lesson for insulting the president.”

“Those cartoonists did not carry a gun or a weapon. They only carried a pen. Just like I did. It appears that the pen is mightier than any weapon.”

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