The Amina Profile
is a true love story that morphs into a political thriller. For months, Sandra, a woman from Montreal and a Syrian-American woman named Amina formed an intellectual and romantic relationship online. Amina becomes a blogging superstar, writing a blog titled "A Gay Girl in Damascus," but is apparently kidnapped during the Arab uprising in 2011. What follows is an international search and surprising twist.
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