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Topic: syria

Anthony Shadid reported dead in Syria

The Pulitzer-winning journalist and Oklahoma City native died of an apparent asthma attack while on assignment.


Gazette staff
Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Oklahoma City native Anthony Shadid died Thursday of an apparent asthma attack while on assignment in Syria. The Beirut bureau chief for The New York Times was 43.
Friday, February 17, 2012

House of Stone: A Memoir of Home, Family, and a Lost Middle East


Matt Carney
Oklahoma City lost one of its greatest native sons Feb. 16 when Anthony Shadid succumbed to a severe asthma attack while reporting in journalist-hostile Syria. He was 43.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Honoring Shadid

A public memorial service will be held Saturday for foreign correspondent Anthony Shadid.


Phil Bacharach
The public is invited to a memorial service Saturday afternoon honoring the life of Anthony Shadid, an Oklahoma City native and Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign correspondent who died Feb. 16 while on assignment in Syria.
Thursday, March 1, 2012

Heated conversation


Clifton Adcock
Comments that Oklahoma City Councilman Ed Shadid recently made about the death of his cousin, Pulitzer Prize winning-journalist and Oklahoma City native Anthony Shadid, are making national headlines.
Monday, June 25, 2012

Left and right

A state lawmaker wants to unite Oklahoma’s conservative and liberal factions for a Friday rally opposing U.S. involvement in Syria.


Molly Evans
Syria Not Our War Rally
7 p.m. Friday
State Capitol,
South Plaza
2300 N. Lincoln

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Not our war

Letters to the Editor

Rep. Paul Wesselhoft and Nathaniel Batchelder
At a state Capitol rally, four speakers on the left and four speakers on the right addressed 200 participants gathered in near 100-degree heat. The message was, “President Obama must hear from all of us that Syria is a powder-keg that the U.S. must not become militarily embroiled in. Syria is not our war.”
Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Give peace a chance?


Gazette staff
Once again, a U.S. senator from Oklahoma came to a logical sion on an important issue. And concluonce again, the reasons he arrived at said conclusion are somewhat, um, curious.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013


Letters to the Editor

Dr. Anas Salkini
To intervene or not to intervene? I think this is great regardless of Congress’ voting result. People are now interested in hearing our story.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013