المرصد السوري لحقوق الانسان
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Family ‘pleaded with Syria fighter son to come home’

The family of a British man who fled London to fight in Syria pleaded with him to come home, a court has heard. Imran Khawaja, 27, faked his death and tried to return to the UK undetected but was arrested as he arrived at Dover and last…

How to Get Serious About Ending the ISIS War

By Sarah Lazare, Foreign Policy in Focus | Op-Ed The expanding US-led war on the so-called Islamic State, or ISIS, has largely fallen off the radar of US social movements. Many (but not all) who were active in anti-war organizing…

Syria strikes kill 66 after rebel fire on Damascus

At least 66 people were killed Thursday as Syria's regime pounded a rebel stronghold with air strikes after a barrage of opposition fire hit the capital Damascus, a monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 12 children…

Rocket attacks on Damascus kill 10 after Islam Army warning

(Reuters) - Rocket attacks killed 10 people in Damascus on Thursday and wounded at least 50, a monitoring group said, in the second heavy bombardment by Islam Army insurgents in less than two weeks. The Syrian Observatory for Human…

Syria conflict: Dozens killed in heavy Damascus fighting

Heavy fighting in and around the Syrian capital Damascus has killed at least 40 people and wounded many more, state media and observers say. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least four children were among 35 people killed in…

Surprise attack stops rebel rocket barrage on Damascus

The Daily Star   BEIRUT: A promised rebel barrage of rockets on Damascus was apparently called off Wednesday when Syrian regime troops staged a surprise attack on the edge of the capital, as rebel groups reclaimed the area after…

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept