Adnan Hazzouri, interim Minister of Health said that “the Ministry is working on the establishment of an underground hospital in cooperation with the cadres of the Department of Health and the provincial councils. The goal is to protect medical staffs against Assad’s constant and systematic targeting of hospitals and medical centers in the rebel-held areas, the last of which occurred in Al Marj in East Ghouta when Assad’s warplanes one…
The Association of Syrian Journalists, an organization that monitors and documents violations against journalists and media activists in Syria, said that two media activists were killed in July 2014, bringing the number of journalists and media activists killed so far in Syria to 246 since March 2011. The Association also said it had documented another violations against media activists, including kidnappings by the Asaish militiamen, a group affiliated with the…
Ayman Fahmi, head of the General Commission for Palestine Refugees in the Syrian interim government, said that "the Palestinians in Syria have been sharing the Syrians their suffering since the early days of the revolution. The Palestinian Authority and the international organizations have done little to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinians in Syria.” The General Authority for Palestinian refugees was set up by the Syrian interim government in April…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights said it had documented 2,378 people killed in Syria during Ramadan, including 1,440 people who were killed by regime forces. According to the network, 234 children were among the dead, with an average of nine children per day. In addition, at least 142 people died under torture in Assad’s secret prisons. The report stated that children and women account for 25% of the number…
Assistance Coordination Unit (ACU) delivered 7,000 ready-made meals to Syrian refugees in Lebanon in cooperation with the Lebanese municipalities and some local partners. The move comes as part of ACU’s efforts to aid the neediest households, and in line with ACU’s statistical program (MAP) that was carried out in the first week of Ramadan. The meals were distributed to Syrian refugees in West and Central Bekaa’, Tripoli, Akkar, and Arsal.…
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