The Syrian Civil Defense Corps said that well over 2,029 civilians were killed in attacks by the Assad regime and Russian forces on northwestern Syria in the period between April 26, 2019 and March 5. According to figures the rescue group published on social media, the victims included 483 children, 338 women, and 17 volunteers with the Syrian Civil Defense. The rescue group pointed out that at least 5,281 civilians,…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR), expressed its disappointment at the report by the Internal Board of Inquiry for “the failure to assign direct responsibility to Russian forces for the bombing of some medical facilities, referring only to the Syrian regime and “its allies” without naming these allies.” In a press release issued on Monday, the monitoring group said that “at least 43 attacks on medical facilities were carried…
Spain’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday strongly condemned the Assad regime’s use of chemical attacks on civilians in 2017. In an official statement, the ministry criticized the “use of chemical weapons on civilians”, calling on the international community to “hold the Assad regime accountable.” The ministry’s remarks came following a recent report by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), which accused the Syrian Air Force of “carrying out…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights said that Syrian journalist Jihad Jamal died under torture in the prisons of the Assad regime eight years after his arrest. The Network said that it had obtained information on April 13th of the death of Jamal under torture at one of the Assad regime’s detention centers in Damascus. It also learnt that Jamal’s family had obtained information from the Civil Registry Department back…
The Emergency Response Coordinators Team in northern Syria on Monday said that it had recorded at least 109 violations of the ceasefire agreement by the Assad regime forces and its Russian ally since March 5. In an infographic published on social media, the Team said that the Assad regime and Russian forces violated the ceasefire 83 times in Idlib province, 15 times in Aleppo province, six times in Latakia province,…
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