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Leen Ahmad

Leen Ahmad

Leen Ahmad is the pseudonym of a contributor in Syria.

Stories by the author

Leen Ahmad
5 Jun 15
Simply venturing out onto the streets has become an ordeal for women in Islamic State-controlled city.
Women evacuating their houses after an airstrike on the Ansari neighbourhood in Aleppo. (Photo: Baraa al-Halabi)
Leen Ahmad
2 Jun 15
A women fleeing an airstrike is confronted by an Islamic State militant.
Leen Ahmad
12 May 15
A trip to the shops turns into an ordeal in an Islamic State stronghold.
Hisbah cars patrol the streets in search of anyone who violates the regulations. Photograph: Badeeh Mohammad
Leen Ahmad
22 Apr 15
Woman detained for “crime” of sitting next to male bus driver.
Leen Ahmad
18 Mar 15
Narrow escape for a woman whose “offence” is waiting in a shop while the owner is out at the mosque.