Coalition’s Vice-president: We Will Focus on Political Transition in Geneva Talks

(24-Feb): Vice-president of the Syrian Coalition Abdul Hakim Bashar stressed that the opposition will seek to make political transition in accordance with international resolutions the main focus of the current round of negotiations in Geneva. Speaking from Geneva on Friday, Bashar said that the opposition’s...

Hariri: Genuine Political Transition Enshrined in UN Resolutions on Syria

(24-Feb): Nasr al-Hariri, head of the opposition's negotiating delegation to the Geneva talks, said that the talks must focus on political transition in Syria as all UN resolutions on Syria had political transition at their core. In a press conference following the opening ceremony of the new rounds of talks...

FSA Announces Full Control over Town of Albab Northeast of Aleppo

(23-Feb): The Free Syrian Army fighters have seized control of the key town of Albab northeast of Aleppo from the ISIS extremist group as part of the Turkish-backed Operation Euphrates Shield offensive. A commander of an FSA group taking part in the offensive said that the FSA fighters were now clearing mine...

Syrian Coalition Urges UNGA to Convene under "Uniting for Peace" Resolution to End Tragedy in Syria

(22-Feb): The Syrian Coalition called on the UN General Assembly to convene under the "Uniting for Peace" resolution to address the dire humanitarian situation in Syria; take measures to ensure full respect for the ceasefire; and adopt a resolution that would put an end to the tragedy unfolding in Syria. In ...

24 February 2017: The UN Security Council is likely to vote next week on a draft resolution that would slap ...
23 February 2017: Sarah Leah Whitson, director of Human Rights Watch's Middle East and North Africa ...
22 February 2017: Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea stressed that Bashar Assad is a terrorist no different ...
21 February 2017: A rights group called for taking urgent action to hold the Assad regime accountable after ...
20 February 2017: The Russian government has given promises to investigate civilian casualties from ...
18 February 2017: A UN investigative panel is pressing the Assad regime to hand over the names of ...

Fact Sheets

The Assad Regime & Chemical Weapons Friday, 13 June 2014 Fact SheetSyrian CoalitionJune 13, 2014 Ghouta: On August 21, 2013, the Assad regime fired rockets filled with Sarin gas on rebel-held Ghouta, rural Damascus killing at least 1400 civilians including women and children. Red lines: Western as well
8 Facts about the Recent Poison Gas Attacks in Syria Tuesday, 15 April 2014 Fact SheetSyrian CoalitionApril 15, 2014 1. Poison gas was used by the regime at least 9 times in recent months in: Jober, Rural Damascus (twice) on April 03, 2014 and on April 09, 2014. Harasta, Rural Damascus (twice) on March 11, 201