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42 children, among 106 IS family members killed by US-led Coalition strikes on Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Friday, at least 106 persons including 42 children of the “Islamic State” fighters’ families were killed by International Coalition’s warplanes in the largest massacre against the organization’s families in Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights learned...

24 million children in need in the Middle East and North Africa — UNICEF

Violence and conflict in the Middle East and North Africa have put in jeopardy the health of 24 million children in Yemen, Syria, the Gaza Strip, Iraq, Libya and Sudan. Damage to health infrastructure is depriving children of essential health care. Water and sanitation services have...

IS causing civilian casualties in Syria — UN

​Civilians in Syria are increasingly paying the price as counter-ISIL airstrikes escalate while ISIL cracks down on those in and around areas remaining under its control, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said Friday. The UN Human Rights chief urged...

35 civilians killed in Syria, rising death toll to 50 within 24 hours

Air strikes kill 35 people, civilians and members of the families of the "Islamic state" and raise to at least 50 the number of victims of the targeting of the city within 24 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Thursday. --- UPDATE The Syrian...

At least 34 civilians killed by Daesh within 7 days of shelling of Deir al-Zor — monitor

The monitoring group says on Thursday, at least 34 civilians killed by organization "Islamic State" within 7 days of shelling of Deir al-Zor.  The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: 4 children were killed due to shelling by the “Islamic State” organization on areas controlled by...

US-led coalition strikes killed 225 civilian including 44 child and 36 women in past 30 days — monitor

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has documented 225 civilian casualties killed by Coalition’s warplanes, the highest death toll since their airstrikes in Syria. At the 23rd of May 2017, warplanes of the International Coalition have completed their 32nd month of airstrikes that targeted areas in Syria,...

At least 11 gov. forces killed in clashes with IS in eastern desert of Palmyra, Syria — report

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the killing of 11 members at least of the regime forces and militiamen loyal to them , in addition to the injury of others, also several members of the “Islamic State” organization were killed and wounded in...

157 airstrikes, barrel bombs and missiles targets Syria’s Daraa within the last 48 hours — report

Daraa city has been witnessing since Wednesday morning continued escalation for the third day on a raw by the regime forces, where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented regime’s warplanes carrying out at least 12 raids targeted areas in Daraa al-Balad in Daraa...

US-led strikes left at least 15 civilians dead in Syria, including children

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports on Wednesday, 15 civilians dead, including children by International Coalition’s warplanes. 3 citizens were killed including a woman and her daughter, and several others wounded by bombing by the International Coalition’s warplanes on areas in al-Baroudeh village in...

United States set to clash with Iran in Syria

Last Thursday’s US strike on a pro-Iranian armed group in the desert west of Syria’s Al-Tanf is being widely interpreted as a significant escalation in the Syrian conflict. The incident is all the more serious if reports that not only Iraqi militiamen but also Iranian...

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