The UN Development Program (UNDP) said that 70 percent of Syrians do not have access to potable water on a regular basis as the Assad regime and its Russian ally deliberately target vital civilian infrastructure. In its latest report, UNDP stressed that ensuring access to clean drinking water at affordable prices requires increased investment in infrastructure, the provision of sanitation facilities, and the promotion of standards of hygiene at all…
The United States-led anti-ISIS coalition confirmed it targeted and destroyed two mosques in eastern rural Deir Ezzor. The airstrikes killed dozens of civilians, according to local activists. One of the mosques, located in the town of al-Sousah, was deliberately targeted by US forces because it was being used as a command center by ISIS, Pentagon spokesman Col. Rob Manning told reports on Tuesday. “The group was actively coordinating attacks on…
The Assad regime's security forces have been putting increasing pressure on civilians in the areas under their control as they continue to detain and interrogate people returning to their homes from northern Syria. The Syrian Coalition said these actions are part of the revenge the Assad regime is taking on its opponents. Local activists said that Assad's intelligence services detained three women and a child in the town of Qudsaya…
Warplanes of the US-led international anti-ISIS coalition committed four massacres in eastern rural Deir Ezzor claiming the lives of dozens of civilians in less than 24 hours. According the Al-Shark local news network, aircraft of the international coalition bombed civilians who were gathering in town of Hajeen east of Deir Ezzor late on Friday, killing six civilians and injuring many others. Earlier on Friday, an airstrike targeted people as they…
The Assad regime forces once again violated the international and local agreements reached in Syria as activists confirmed the occurrence of artillery shelling by regime forces against the areas covered by the buffer zone which was established as part of the Idlib agreement. Assad regime also detained civilians in the provinces of Dara’a and Rural Damascus in violation of the enforced settlement agreements that took place in these provinces under…
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