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Tag Archives: syria

Fighting in Ghouta despite rebel ceasefire attempt

BEIRUT, March 23 (Reuters) – Air strikes hit a rebel-held enclave of Syria’s eastern Ghouta region on Friday despite a ceasefire that the area’s controlling …

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Japanese court throws out Syrians’ bid to overturn refugee ruling

TOKYO, March 20 (Reuters) – Two Syrian asylum seekers on Tuesday lost a bid to overturn a government decision to deny them refugee status, in …

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Russia says over 20,000 people have left Syria’s Eastern Ghouta on Sunday

MOSCOW, March 18 (Reuters) – More than 20,000 people have left Syria’s Eastern Ghouta via the town of Hammouriyeh so far on Sunday, the Interfax …

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Thousands of Syrians flee raging assaults on 2 fronts

ARBIN, Syria, March 17, (Agencies): Thousands of terrified Syrian civilians fled for their lives on Saturday, as they sought to escape two raging offensives in …

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Thousands flee Ghouta

EASTERN GHOUTA, Syria, March 15, (Agencies): Thousands of Syrian civilians fled from a rebel pocket in eastern Ghouta on Thursday, crossing by foot to army …

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Rape used as wide-scale weapon of war in Syria – U.N. report

GENEVA, March 15 (Reuters) – Syrian government forces and allied militias have raped and sexually assaulted women, girls and men in a campaign to punish …

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Kuwait concerned over Syrian child rights

GENEVA, March 13, (Agencies): The State of Kuwait Tuesday voiced extreme concern over Syrian children’s rights violations. Addressing the 37th session of the UN Human …

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Syria war has killed more than 350,000 in 7 years: monitor

Beirut, March 12, 2018 (AFP) -Seven years of conflict in Syria have left more than 350,000 people dead, according to an updated overall death toll …

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Assad forces splinter rebel enclave – Turkey lashes out against NATO

HAMMURIYEH, Syria, March 11, (Agencies): New air strikes and barrel bombs pounded Syria’s eastern Ghouta on Sunday as government forces pressed a three-week advance that …

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Assad pummels Ghouta – Joint push against Kurds

HAMMURIYEH, Syria, March 8, (Agencies): Syrian forces pursued a relentless air and ground offensive against eastern Ghouta on Thursday, moving closer to retaking the rebel …

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