The death toll in Syria on Wednesday was 188 according to Syrian National Council. 50 were reportedly killed by the Syrian security forces during a funeral in Sayyeda Zainab in Damascus
United Nations-Arab League peace envoy Kofi Annan says he and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have agreed on an “approach” to end the violence in Syria. Speaking after talks with Assad on in Damascus on July 9, Annan didn’t disclose details, but said he also intends
Beirut, Lebanon -An opposition group that documents human rights violations in Syria says more than 17,000 people have been killed since the uprising against President Bashar Assad began in March 2011. The violence has grown
Syria’s main opposition group said nearly 800 people have been killed in violence across the country in the past week which saw some of the bloodiest violence in the 16-month uprising against President Bashar Assad.
More than half of the over 14,000 people killed since the Syrian began 16 months ago were slaughtered in the past four months, according to tallies from opposition activists. June was a particularly gruesome month, with 2,386 people killed compared to 1,196 in May, the Local Coordination Committees of Syria said.
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Syria’s opposition on Friday reported the deadliest 24-hour period so far in the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad and said rebel fighters had seized two Syrian generals, including the highest-ranking officer to fall into insurgent hands.
Syria’s state-run news agency says an “armed terrorist group” killed three people during an attack on a pro-government television station.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Wednesday that more than 15,800 Syrians have been killed in the Syrian government’s 15 month assault on protesters opposed to President Bashar al-Assad.
The death toll of Syria’s 13-month civil war has reached more than 11,100 – as the first UN peacekeepers arrive in the war-ravaged country to monitor a “fragile” ceasefire. Doubts have been growing about the truce after government forces attacked rebels in Idlib in the northwest and shelled the city of Homs in a flagrant […]
Since the uprising began, more than 8,000 people have died. The conflict escalated Wednesday when the Syrian army launched a ground offensive in the central city of Homs.