Syria | A country, the gloating western media report as 'destroyed'
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A beautiful country I visited in 2017 where I shot this video. Syria’s conflict has fragmented the country’s Sunni Islamic religious landscape, so that competing Islamic identities exist today. For now, the regime has relied on trusted local religious actors to reassert its authority in areas it has retaken, while also introducing institutional measures to ensure the state remains at the center of the religious field.