UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for an immediate end to the hostilities in Idlib province, which he said had displaced 30,000 people in the last week alone, his spokesman said. Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the UN Secretary‑General, on Tuesday said that the UN Secretary-General expressed his concern about the extent to which the military operations being launched by the Assad regime and Russia has gone. He cited reports…
Washington continues to ramp up pressure on the Hezbollah Militia and stifle the group’s illicit activities around the world as the US government on Friday imposed sanctions against three Lebanese businessmen, accusing them of money laundering and providing financial support for Hezbollah. In a statement issued Friday, the US Treasury Department said that the targeted individuals are Nazem Ahmad, Saleh Assi, and Tony Saab who were all added to the…
Over 11 million people across Syria need aid — more than half the country's estimated population — and the UN and other organizations are reaching an average of 5.6 million people a month, the UN humanitarian chief has said. Mark Lowcock told the Security Council that across northern Syria four million people are supported by UN cross-border deliveries including 2.7 million in the northwest of the country. With the resolution…
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has succeeded, along with more than 50 countries, in adopting a resolution that sheds light on the human rights situation in Syria and condemns the Assad regime's continued execution of detainees. Saudi Arabia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Abdullah bin Yahya Al-Mouallemi, said that as the years go by, the suffering of the Syrian people and the oppression of civilians continue unabated. He…
Five Syrian torture survivors living in Norway have filed legal complaints against senior officials of the Assad regime, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) announced on Tuesday. Trials and investigations in Europe can pave the way to end impunity for grave crimes committed by the Assad regime, the Berlin-based institution said in a statement. The complaint of the Syrian nationals documented crimes committed by 17 senior officials of…
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