Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea slammed calls by Lebanese political parties to normalize relations with the Assad regime, saying that "all they care about today is to find a way to weave ties with the Assad regime under the pretext of returning the refugees back to Syria." Speaking during a Lebanese Forces festival held in Sydney, Australia on Thursday, Geagea said: “It is a pity how some Lebanese today forgot…
A film that tells the griping story of a Syrian family living under siege imposed by the Assad regime on many cities and towns was screened at a Belgian film festival. The film sheds light on war crimes that have been committed against the civilian population since 2011. The ‘Waha’ film festival, which is being held in the Belgian city of Turnhout, opened with the film ‘In Syria’ on Tuesday.…
Save the Children charity group warned that “some 270,000 people who have fled the Raqqa fighting are still in critical need of aid, and camps are bursting at the seams.” In a statement released on Tuesday, the aid group's Syria director Sonia Khush said: "The military offensive in Raqqa may be coming to an end, but the humanitarian crisis is greater than ever. Fighting still rages nearby and thousands more…
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum began analyzing a shirt of a former detainee in the prisons of the Assad regime on which the names of other colleagues were scribbled using blood and d flakes of rust. Syrian human-rights activist and former detainee Mansour Omari managed to smuggle the scraps of cloth out of the prison in the folds and collar of his shirt. Omari told Inab Baladi newspaper that experts…
Lebanese Forces chief Samir Geagea said that the return of Bashar Al-Assad’s influence in Lebanon was a “red line,” stressing that the Lebanese people “must remember the bombings of Ashrafieh, Zahle, Tripoli, and who assassinated President Bachir Gemayel and the March 14 martyrs.” Speaking after a mass ceremony for the Maronite youth in the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lebanon in Sydney, Australia on Monday, Geagea said: “We will not…
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