The Free Syrian Army groups are fighting fierce battles against the Assad regime forces and their allied sectarian militias in northeastern rural Hama. On Wednesday, the Al-Izza Army FSA group foiled attempts by the Assad regime forces and their allied foreign militias to advance on the Syriatel hill, the village of Al-Zafriya, and the Zahraa farmland northeast of Hama, killing 20 pro-regime militants and destroying a T-55 tank. FSA sources…
The UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock warned that as many as three million people in Syria continue to live in besieged and hard-to-reach areas. He noted that the daily shelling on eastern Ghouta has severely curtailed humanitarian access the rebel-held enclave for months. Lowcock said there was "an alarming number of child malnutrition cases" have been reported in Eastern Ghouta and more than 400 people with health problems…
Some 1,873 civilians were killed and thousands were wounded in Raqqa city in artillery shelling by militias of the so-called US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and airstrikes by the international coalition, local activists said. The military operations ended with the expulsion of ISIS from the city earlier this month. Spokesman for ‘Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently’ media campaign Mohammad Musarea told Smart News Network that the death toll is likely…
Hundreds of people on Friday took to the streets in the town of Kafar Naha in western rural Aleppo and the town of Killi in northern rural Idlib, demanding the overthrow of the Assad regime and the lifting of the sieges on eastern Ghouta in rural Damascus. Demonstrators stressed that the Syrian revolution continues as they demanded the release of detainees from the prisons of the Assad regime. Over 700…
The Syrian Women’s Movement called for a radical change in the structure of the authoritarian regime in Syria, a transition to a modern democratic, the establishment of a pluralistic state, and commitment to a peaceful and political solution in Syria. In a statement issued at the conclusion of its founding conference in Paris on Wednesday, the Movement stressed that changing the structure of the Assad regime must be consistent with…
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