The interim Ministry of Communications, Transportation and Industry has carried out the "Hawanet" project to provide broadband internet services to the population in the liberated areas in northern Syria. The project also aims to provide means of communication and its infrastructure, including the linking of telephone exchanges, setting up mobile phone networks and communications via the VoIP protocols. The project will serve all sectors of the interim government operating in…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights said that it had documented 5,307 civilians shot by snipers of the Assad regime and Hezbollah militias since the outbreak of the Syrian revolution. “The Assad regime used snipers to target peaceful demonstrators in the early months of the revolution, while they are currently used to target civilians in the FSA-held areas, to impose curfews, and to block specific streets,” the group said. It…
The interim Ministry of Justice has opened an office for legal affairs for the Syrians residing in the Turkish city of Gaziantep. The Ministry said that the office will provide all legal services and consulting free of charge in cooperation with the Turkish authorities. Syrians can get legal advice and services through communicating with the office or through social networking sites. The office will also give instructions for the Syrians…
The Interim Ministry of Finance and Economy has assumed responsibility for management of the grain silos in the liberated areas in Dara'a province. Hassan Al-Mohammad, head of the General Administration for Grain said this move would “partially enhance food security in the liberated areas. The administration’s staff based in Syria have sufficient expertise in solving problems facing the grain sector. At a meeting included representatives of all the revolutionary forces…
Syrian activists has launched a campaign titled “Al Waer Under Fire" to raise awareness of the atrocities committed by regime forces in the besieged district located west of Homs and to prompt the international organizations to provide medical and relief aid to the trapped civilians. The campaign’s statement warned that Al Waer could be at the brink of huge troubles, threatening of possible humanitarian crisis, in which civilians would be…
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