The Syrian Civil Defense Corps said that the first female volunteer in its rescue teams was killed in an Assad regime airstrikes on rural Idlib on Saturday. The rescue group, also known as the White Helmets, announced that Sobhiya al-Sa'ad was killed along with members of her family when an airstrike hit their house in the town of Kafarsajna in rural Idlib. The White Helmets aid group, which help victims…
The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) said that the Assad regime air force dropped as many as 407 barrel bombs on rebel-held areas during the month of February, including 297 on the Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta. In a report published on Sunday, the monitoring group said that the Assad regime resumed the use of barrel bombs in the ongoing onslaught on eastern Ghouta in February 19 after a…
The local council in the town of Douma in eastern Ghouta said that the humanitarian aid the UN agencies introduced to the besieged Damascus suburb on Friday entered suffices only for one day. It explained that every 40 families got only one meal. The Syrian Coalition reaffirmed that the suffering of civilians in eastern Ghouta can be eased through the full implementation of UN Security Council resolution 2401. Assad regime…
Saturday, 10 March 2018 16:09

FSA & Turkish Army Poised to Storm Afrin

The Free Syrian Army, in cooperation with the Turkish armed forces, took control of four new villages near the town of Afrin in the early morning hours of Saturday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier said that the joint forces may "enter Afrin at any moment." Erdogan on Saturday said that Afrin would be handed over to its original inhabitants after it has been fully captured. Local Turkish media said…
Residents in the besieged Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta have begun using UN aid bags as shrouds for children killed in the devastating bombardment by the Assad regime to express their frustration over the organization's inaction. On February 24, UN Security Council passed Resolution 2401 demanding a nationwide ceasefire in Syria for 30 days especially in eastern Ghouta and the delivery of humanitarian assistance to those in need. Words cannot…
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