Local documentation groups said that as many as 500 people, including many women and children have been killed in the onslaught the Assad regime and Russian forces launched in southern Syria since mid-June. Activists said that the Assad regime and Russian air forces are using internationally prohibited weapons in the ongoing bombing campaign in southern Syria, targeting mainly residential areas and healthcare facilities. According to the Al-Shuhadaa Office monitoring group,…
The province of Raqqa saw new demonstrations against the militia of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) because of their continued violations against civilians as well as the security and military coordination with the Assad regime. Demonstrators, who gathered in front of the Hamza mosque in the town of Tabqa after Friday prayers, chanted for freedom and the overthrow the Assad regime. They condemned plans to allow regime forces to return…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said that the Russian forces have killed more than 6,000 Syrian civilians since the beginning of its direct military intervention in Syria in September 2015. It noted that the Russian forces committed dozens of massacres in the areas covered by the ‘de-escalation zones’ agreement which was reached in May 2017. In a report issued on Wednesday, the Network said that the Russian forces…
Dozens of civilians, mostly women and children, were killed in Assad regime and Russian airstrikes on border villages in the provinces of Quneitra and Dara’a in the past 24 hours. Local activists said that the Assad regime and Russian air forces committed a horrible massacre claiming the lives of more than 19 civilians, including women and children when they bombed the town of Nawa in the early morning hours of…
The Syrian Coalition mourned the death of Palestinian-Syrian photographer Nairaz Saied who died under torture in the prisons of the Assad regime after three years of detention. Saied’s wife Lamis Al-Khatib confirmed the news about the death of her husband in Assad’s prisons. “There is nothing more bitter than writing these words, but Nizar did not die noiselessly. They killed my beloved and my husband," she wrote on her Facebook…
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