Russian war planes targeted the “First Welfare Health Centre” in Mishmishan town (Rural Idlib) with several air raids, killing eight patients and injuring four members of medical staff as well as a number of civil defence officers who had arrived at the scene to save the injured. The air raids also caused great material […]
Russian Warplanes Commit Massacre in al-Atarib
Field sources from western rural Aleppo have reported that Russian war planes launched a number of air strikes on the town of al-Atarib today. The strikes targeted the main market of the town as well as the local police outpost. The sources reported the number of those killed as 62, in addition to 150 injured. […]
Massacre as Aid Convoy in rural Aleppo is Targeted
War planes believed to be Russian targeted an aid convoy in the town of Urum al-Kubra (rural Aleppo) on Monday evening, killing 12 volunteers of the Syrian Red Crescent and burning 20 lorries which held humanitarian aid . Among the victims was Omar Barakat, director of the Syrian Red Crescent of western rural Aleppo. The […]
Seven Members of the Media Killed in August 2016
The Syrian Human Rights Committee (SHRC) documented the killing of seven media activists during August 2016, all of whom were killed in Aleppo by Syrian regime forces. SHRC also documented the injury of three media activists, two of whom were in Aleppo and one in Idlib.
Three Children Killed in Cluster Bomb Explosion
Three children were killed in Taqad village (western rural Aleppo), when a cluster bomb left over by previous Russian bombing exploded. Russian forces have used cluster bombs in a widespread manner across rural Aleppo, especially in the period between November 2015 and January 2016.
Cameraman Mohammed al-Asfar Killed in Daraa
Clashes taking place in Daraa have led to the death of Mohammed al-Asfar (Abu al-Asfar) as he covered the clashes taking place in al-Manshiah district. Mohammed al-Asfar worked as a cameraman for Al-Jazeera Channel.
Massacre Targets Children in al-Ghariah al-Sharqiah in Daraa
Twenty-three people were killed amongst them 17 children, the majority of them female, after warplanes shelled the area close to the mosque of al-Ghariah al-Sharqiah village as children were leaving a class at 6.30 in the evening. The names of victims documented include: 1. The child Ahmed Ibrahim al-Sayahi 2. The child Ahmad Madyan al-Ghuneim […]
Daily Report on Violations of Human Rights in Syria 20/09/2014
Sixty-one civilians were killed in Syria on Saturday 20/9/2014, among them four children, two women, a civilian killed under torture, and five at the hands of ISIS. In Damascus and its suburbs, 25 were killed, among them a civilian that died in clashes with regime forces in the Eastern Ghouta, as well as five that […]
Ex-detainees Confirm Dr Abbas Khan was Killed
Two ex-detainees that were in prison with the British doctor Abbas Khan have confirmed that Dr Khan was killed at the hands of the Syrian Security apparatus, denying the official Syrian claims that he took his own life. In an interview conducted by the BBC, one of the ex-detainees said that Khan would keep notes […]
Ten victims killed in a series of direct targeting on Old Homs.
The city of Homs witnessed intensive mortar shelling today, under the policy of the Syrian regime in targeting the old city continuously since about a year and a half. The mortar shelling on Old Homs today has lead to the killing of ten civilians, their names can be found in the Arabic section.