Syrian rebels attack killed at least 19 civilians in Aleppo

At least 19 civilians, including a mother and her three children, died after being hit by a shell launched by the rebels on neighborhoods loyal to the regime in Aleppo, in northern Syria, an NGO said yesterday. The victims, among which were five children and three women, were...

Syrian army attack on refugees camp is condemned by the US

The United States through a statement on Wednesday showed “appalled” by reports, according to which, the Syrian government launched bombs on a refugees camp in the Idlib province (northwest). “We are appalled at the information about the attack and the images of...

Attack on political meeting in Syria leaves 21 dead

After a mortar attack at an election rally in southern Syria, 21 people died at least, among them, 11 civilians, including a child, reported this Friday state media and opposition groups. The attack occurred when supporters of President Bashar Al-Assad, who seeks his reelection,...

Syrian rebels kill 50 soldiers in an attack in the Carlton Hotel in Aleppo

As reported in the Twitter account of the Islamic Front, the main Islamist opposition alliance, fifty soldiers were killed in an attack on the Carlton Hotel in the old city of Aleppo, in northern Syria. At the same time, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that...

Syrian army regains control of the Krak des Chevaliers castle

This Thursday the Syrian army regained the Krak des Chevaliers, historic fortress and one of the best preserved castles of the crusades era, in the central province of Homs, after eliminating the rebels entrenched in it. After regaining control of the castle, the Syrian army...

Ecuador rejects Israel’s attack on Syria

Ecuador expressed its rejection to the bombing of Israel against Syria, said so last Monday Ecuadorian Deputy Foreign Minister, Marco Albuja, after Sunday’s attacks that took the lives of at least 42 Syrians, according to an NGO in that country. “We express our deep...

Bombing in Syria kills 42 people

The Syrian army bombed a gas station in the town of al-Maliha, near the capital Damascus. The attack to station sparked a fire that claimed the life of several victims who were burned. While the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and the General Commission of the Syrian...

Asylum to Syrian President Would be Against International Law

There is the possibility that Ecuador gives political asylum to the President of Syria, Bashar al-Assad. According to analysts such action would imply a violation of international law. During an interview that the president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, granted to the newspaper...