We are Raja Abdulrahim and Patrick Mcdonnell, Syria reporters for the LA Times (Patrick was on the government side and Raja was on the rebel side). Ask Us Anything!
Hi Reddit! Raja Abdulrahim, reporter, and Patrick Mcdonnell, Beirut bureau chief, here. We cover Syria and other parts of the Middle East for the Los Angeles Times. We recently got back from reporting trips to Syria. Patrick was reporting from the government side and Raja was reporting from the rebel side. You can find links to our work here. Proof:Proof for Patrick / Proof for Raja
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