Syrian Coalition Demands Immediate End to Siege of Eastern Ghouta as Activists Launch Solidarity Campaign

(24-Oct): The Syrian Coalition said that the international community, especially the UN Security Council, is obliged to shoulder its responsibilities to put an end to the ongoing suffering of civilians in eastern Ghouta an to take action to ensure that the siege on the area and all other besieged areas across...

Rocket Shelling Kills a Child in Rural Damascus Despite Russian-sponsored Truce

(21-Oct): A child was killed and others were wounded in rocket shelling by regime forces on rural Damascus despite the Assad regime’s signing off on a Russian-sponsored ceasefire agreement covering the area. Activists said that regime forces carried out rocket and artillery shelling on the district of Jobar ...

Syrian Coalition Discusses Situation in Idlib, Stresses SIG as its Executive Arm

(20-Oct): Officials of the Syrian Coalition discussed the situation in Idlib province with leadership of the provincial council and representatives of civic bodies in the province at a teleconference on Friday. In addition to the field situation in Idlib province, participants discussed the reality of civil ...

Syrian Coalition Urges Friendly Countries to Support its Projects to Administer Liberated Areas

(19-Oct): The Syrian Coalition’s presidential body and political committee met with representatives of the Friends of Syria countries at the headquarters of the Coalition’s General Secretariat in Istanbul, Turkey on Thursday. The meeting discussed the latest field developments in Syria, especially the situat...

23 October 2017: The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said that it had documented the deaths of 34 ...
23 October 2017: The police and national security leadership in the town of Azaz in northern rural Aleppo ...
21 October 2017: US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said Wednesday the United States is circulating a ...
20 October 2017: At least 1,800 civilians were killed in the offensive by the US-backed militias of the ...
20 October 2017: Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea slammed calls by Lebanese political parties to ...
19 October 2017: A film that tells the griping story of a Syrian family living under siege imposed by the ...
19 October 2017: Save the Children charity group warned that “some 270,000 people who have fled the Raqqa ...
18 October 2017: Assad regime forces hit residential areas in the towns and villages of eastern Ghouta in ...
18 October 2017: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum began analyzing a shirt of a former detainee in ...

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