Nearly 2,000 dead in Syrian prisons according to Human Rights Observatory

Nearly 2,000 people died in 10 months in prisons and detention centers of Syrian intelligence services, where more than 200,000 prisoners are crammed, an NGO affirmed on Sunday. According to the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights (OSDH), between January 1 and October 31, 2014,...

United States Airlines are prohibited from flying over Syrian airspace

United States banned commercial planes of their country overflight Syria, due to the armed conflict in the country, reported the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA acronym in English). “It is known that extremist armed groups in Syria are equipped with anti-aircraft weapons that...

UK had planned to train 100,000 Syrian rebels

The UK designed plans to train and equip 100,000 Syrian rebels in order to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, according to the BBC revealed today. The initiative was elevated to Prime Minister David Cameron, the National Security Council and several senior U.S. officials, who...

United States plans to spend $ 500 million to equip Syrian armed groups

The White House yesterday requested to the Congress to authorize the granting of financial assistance of $ 500 million to militarily “train and equip” the armed groups that since March 2011 attempt to overthrow the constitutional President of that country, Bashar...