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Assad wasn’t really elected to a fourth term - comment

Ordinary Syrians have little say. They have borne the brunt of the humanitarian crisis that began 10 years ago after the regime cracked down on demonstrations expressing dissatisfaction with Assad.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
20/07/2021

Step up trials of alleged Syrian war criminals, UN rights chief says

Attempts to refer atrocities in Syria to the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague for prosecution have failed, Michelle Bachelet said.

By REUTERS
11/03/2021
A member of the IDF medical team tends to Syrian women and children

Delayed treatment of some shooting injuries may have better outcome: study

The study found that patients treated at least two weeks after injury faced less complications than those treated within 24 hours after injury.

19/02/2021

Dutch prepare case against Syria for 'gross human rights violations'

Syria has been informed of the legal step, which precedes a possible case at the International Court of Justice.

By REUTERS
18/09/2020

US to impose sanctions aimed at blocking Syria military victory

US Ambassador to the UN Kelly Craft told the Security Council on Tuesday that Washington would implement the measures to "prevent the Assad regime from securing a military victory."

By REUTERS
16/06/2020

Syria's warring parties agree to Geneva talks

"As soon as the pandemic situation allows, they have agreed to come to Geneva and they have agreed on an agenda for the next meeting," UN Special Envoy Geir Pedersen said on Tuesday.

By REUTERS
19/05/2020
A US military vehicle is pictured behind the Turkish border walls during a joint US-Turkey patrol

US continues ‘national emergency’ to deal with Syria

The US has argued that the Assad regime is involved in “brutality and repression” and that its actions create instability in the region.

The slow death of Syria – opinion

Syrian President Bashar Assad pronounced a death sentence on his own country long before the coronavirus arrived.

Uniformed men ride a motorbike as they carry a Syrian flag in Quneitra on the Syrian side of the cea

Syrian fighter’s nine-year journey from school protests to armed conflict

‘If the world had helped us, we would have toppled the regime’

By DOMINIC EVANS/REUTERS
12/03/2020
A wall along the border between Turkey and Syria is pictured at the Syrian town of Atimah, Idlib

Syrian girl taught to laugh at bomb barrages escapes Syria

Mohammad created this game, teaching his daughter to laugh whenever she hears a bomb nearby in order to prevent her from getting scared and traumatized.

By HANNAH HEPNER
04/03/2020
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