The Directorate of Civil Defense in western rural Hama on Saturday launched a campaign to restart the educational process in the province. The campaign, titled “Children are our Hope," aims to repair 20 schools and clear the areas surrounding the schools of unexploded ordnance. Wassim Al-Ahmad, communication officer in the civil defense’s western sector, told Smart News Network on Monday that the schools that are undergoing repairs are located in…
The town of Khan Sheikhoun in rural Idlib is suffering severe shortage of operational schools for the current academic year as bombardment by the Assad regime and Russian air forces destroyed over 50 percent of schools in Idlib province. Director of the education office in the local council in the town of Khan Sheikhoun Mohammed al-Yusuf told Smart News Network that eight schools in the town are completely destroyed because…
Demonstrations were held in many towns and villages across Syria on Friday to call for freedom and the toppling of the Assad regime as well as to denounce the latest remarks by the UN envoy to Syria, Staffan De Mistura. Demonstrators held placards confirming the revolution would continue until their demands for freedom and dignity are met. Demonstrators also called for the overthrow of the Assad regime, which they described…
At least 84 medical and rescue workers have been killed in Syria since the beginning of 2017, the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said, adding that Assad regime is responsible for the overwhelming majority of attacks on medical and civil defense centers.  In a report released on Friday, the watchdog group said that 13 medical and rescue workers were killed in August alone. The Assad regime and ISIS killed…
Activists in Idlib province on Thursday launched an online campaign under the title "Syrians against extremism" to raise awareness of the consequences of Haiy’at Tahrir Alsham’s (HTS) increasing of its hold and influence in the province. "The campaign mainly aims to raise awareness of Al-Qaeda’s threat in the province and its negative impact on the Syrian society as well as to keep Syrians away from the extremist ideology and discourse…
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