Syrian activists in the city of Raqqa launched a media campaign dubbed “Raqqa is Silently Slain” to highlight the abuses practiced by ISIS against the population of the city. Abu Ibrahim Raqqawi, one of the organizers of the campaign, said “that it aims to expose the crimes and abuses committed by ISIS militiamen who are controlling the city, and the extent of its relationship with the Assad regime. The campaign…
Sunday, 20 April 2014 11:01

Syrian Novelists Expose Assad's Crimes

The Syrian novelist Fakhr Addin Fayyad won the first prize of the Association of Syrian writers for his novel ‘Ramsh Eil’ in an honoring ceremony in Antakya, Turkey. However, the Association refrained from publishing the novel “for security reasons.” Fayyad and the novelists Ghassan al-Jibaa’i and Sawsan Jamil Hassan, who won the second and third prizes were not able to attend the ceremony “for security reasons” as well. Taghreed Al…
The Syrian interim government approved paying the salaries of the FSA fighters in Aleppo and Idlib worth of $200,000 USD, and allocated $100,000 USD for the rehabilitation of rebel officers. It also approved allocating $4 million USD to “support the steadfastness" of the Syrian people in Homs, the coast, rural Damascus, Hama and Deir Ezzor, distributed as follows: $500,000 to the coast, in addition to $50,000 USD to set up…
A delegation from the Syrian interim government visited Azaz Hospital north of Aleppo to assess the situation there. Mustafa Haji Hamid, Deputy Minister of Health in the interim government, met with Muyyad Qubtor head of the hospital and discussed the needs of the hospital and the difficulties the staff are facing in light of the increasing casualties as a result of the fierce military campaign waged by Assad’s air force…
Ahmad Tomeh, interim prime minister, met with a delegation of the Syrian Islamic Council at the headquarters of the interim government in Gaziantep, Turkey. Tomeh stressed need to appoint  a Grand Mufti for Syria from within the Council. The meeting also discussed topics related to the Hajj Committee. Tomeh pointed out to the importance of continued and permanent cooperation between the interim government and the Council. The meeting was attended…
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