Islamists vs. Liberals: a simplistic portrayal of the Arab Spring

Canadian reporter paints a portrait of the complexities of conflicts.

Goran Tomasevic Photo
Reuters reporter Hadeel Al-Shalchi flees sniper fire in Aleppo, Syria. She is accompanied by a Reuters security consultant, left, and a rebel commander.
Steven Zhou
Published: Wednesday, 09/26/2012 12:00 am EDT

To Canadian foreign correspondent Hadeel Al-Shalchi, media coverage of the Arab Spring tends to gloss over certain complexities.

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