Hind Kabawat, Syria
The upheaval of the Middle East’s Arab Spring continues in Syria, where government forces have responded to protesters calling for political and economic reform with violent crackdowns. Hundreds have been killed and thousands have been detained since the protests began in mid-March. Check out the BBC’s “Q&A: Syria Protests” for a complete background, and follow Peacemaker Hind Kabawat on Twitter for her latest thoughts and statements on the situation. You can also read her statement on the Egyptian revolution, where it all began. Hind remains in Syria, working to restore a sustainable peace to her nation.