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Jul 10, 2022

Damascus Detainees: An Improvised Oud

Former detainee Asaad Shalash explains on Facebook: "It was 1987 when this improvised oud accompanied me at the military prison in Damascus. The cell was too small for all of us to sleep [at the same time], so two detainees and I would spend the night in the toilet, singing and playing this oud."

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