The education office of the local council in the town of Kafarzeita in northern rural Hama on Friday said that it was suspending schools in the town in the next two days because of the intensified shelling by the Assad regime's forces and their allies. “The office decided to suspend schools in the town due to the heavy shelling by regime forces and for the safety of schoolchildren,” the office…
The militia of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) imposed a 72-hour curfew in the town of Mansoura in western rural Raqqa following angry protests that erupted in response to the PYD’s murder of a civilian at one of its checkpoints in the town on Wednesday. The PYD militia also rounded up a number of young people to take them into forced recruitment. Local activists said that the PYD militia, which…
Violations by militia of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) against civilians in the areas under its control continue to spark protests and are causing increasing outrage amongst the civilian population. The latest of these violations was the PYD militia’s murder of a civilian in the town of Mansoura in western rural Raqqa, triggering a wave of protests. The civilian, Zain al-Hamad al-Zain, was shot dead at a checkpoint manned by…
The Free Directorate of Health in Hama on Sunday said that 200,000 civilians in northern and western rural Hama, one third of whom are children, are at risk of being left without access to medical services following a decision by donors to suspend support for health projects in those areas. Communications Officer for the Directorate, Ibrahim Al-Shamali, told Smart News Network that support has been suspended since the beginning of…
Activists in the province of Swaida said that the eight detainees died in the prisons of the Assad regime which sent death notices to the families of the detainees. Baladi news network quoted director of “Swaida 24” activists group Nour Radwan as saying that five of the deceased detainees were from Swaida province who were detained by the Assad regime's security apparatuses in response to their dissident views. Radwan said…
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