Activists said that nine civilians, including four children, were killed and dozens wounded in barrel bomb attacks on the town of Al Harra in rural Dara’a. Mohammed Qaddah, vice president of the Syrian Coalition, described last month the regime forces’ barbaric bombardment of the town of Al Harra in rural Dara’a as a "vengeful retaliation to the fall of the town to rebels who inflicted heavy losses on regime forces…
The Information Minister in the government of the Assad regime issued a decree to dismiss 101 workers at the General Organization for Radio and Television for advocating the demands of the Syrian people. The dismissed staffers include reporters, journalists, editors, directors, and photographers. The Ministry also circulated the names of the dismissed workers on all the regime’s institutions and forbade communication with them under pain of punishment. The Syrian Coalition…
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:23

UNRWA: 60% of Palestinian Syrians Displaced

UNRWA Commissioner-General Pierre Krähenbühl said on Monday that 60% of Palestinian refugees in Syria have either been displaced internally or “become refugees a second time over” in neighboring countries since the conflict began. Krähenbühl, who spoke at the UNRWA Advisory Commission Meeting in Jordan Monday, said that between 16,000 and 18,000 Palestinians are “still trapped, living in hunger, cold and constant fear” in the Yarmouk camp in southern Damascus, besieged…
Syrian students participated in the "Golden Age of the Islamic Civilization" art gallery which opened today in Al Fatih district in Istanbul. They presented miniatures that portray the achievements of Islamic civilization in the form of models. The Mayor of Fatih Municipality Mustafa Demir said in the opening speech that the importance of the art gallery lies in the fact that Islamic civilization goes beyond the Muslim world as it…
The Health Directorate of Idlib delivered medical supplies and equipment to field hospitals and medical centers in Al Dana, Kaforuma, Maart al-Nouman, Joseph, and Al Tamana’a in rural Idlib. The interim Ministry of Health is seeking, through its directorates in the liberated areas, to secure all necessary medicines and medical equipment and to offer health services to citizens free of charge. The Assad regime has been besieging most of the…
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