US and Canada Impose New Sanctions on the Regime


The US Treasury imposed new sanctions on the Assad regime
Canada closed its Embassy in Damascus and prohibited all dealings with the Central Bank of Syria

 Assad’s forces bombed an oil pipeline in the city of Quriya in the province of Deir Azzour, signalling its intention to invade the city soon

 

Russian Shells Homs With Unmanned Drones

Turkish radars detected unmanned Israeli drones flying over Syrian territories, to spy and bomb the revolutionaries. This probably means that Russia has provided the regime with these drones it acquired from Tel Aviv last year

Turkey and UK accused the Assad regime of committing war crimes

Assad’s forces continued its attempts to stop refugees from fleeing to turkey by besieging border towns, blocking exits, and shooting refugees. Assad’s forces have recently invaded the town of Ain Baida in the province of Lattakia

نشر دبابات في مدينة دير الزور بشرق سوريا

دبابات تابعة لجيش الاسد نشرت في مدينة دير الزور الواقعة شرق سوريا يوم السبت لدعم القوات والميليشيات الموالية لرئيس للاسد التي تعرضت لهجوم من المعارضين بعد مقتل ثلاثة متظاهرين مطالبين بالديمقراطية

Aid still blocked from Baba Amro, Red Cross says

The Red Cross pressed efforts on Saturday to deliver desperately needed aid to the vanquished Syrian rebel stronghold of Baba Amr after the blocking of a first attempt sparked an international outcry

Syrian troops shell Homs again

Syrian troops have shelled several districts in the rebellious central city of Homs where a standoff continues between a Red Cross convoy and the government that has blocked the delivery of food

Ghalioun: SNC Wants to Organize Delivery of Arms to Syria Rebels

The Syrian National Council wants to organize arms deliveries from foreign countries to Syrian rebels through its new military bureau, its chief Burhan Ghalioun said on Thursday

Syria Ground Forces Move in to Baba Amr

Syrian ground forces launched an assault on the rebel district of Baba Amr in Homs overnight and are flushing out the final pockets of resistance, a security source told Agence France Presse on Wednesday

Israeli Occupation Forces Broke Into Wattan TV and Stole Equipment and Contents..Video

Israeli soldiers broke into the Wattan TV headquarters in Ramallah last night and confiscated all the computers used by editors and reporters in the newsroom and administrative offices

Injured British Journalist in Lebanon after Escaping Homs Siege

British photographer Paul Conroy, who was wounded in an army bombardment in the Syrian rebel city of Homs last week, has been smuggled to Lebanon, his father Les said Tuesday

U.N. Rights Chief Urges 'Humanitarian Ceasefire' in Syria

U.N. rights chief Navi Pillay on Tuesday called for an immediate ceasefire to allow the delivery of humanitarian aid to crisis-hit Syria during a special meeting of government ministers in Geneva

Attempts to Evacuate Wounded Journalists Trapped in Homs Continued

the journalists refused to evacuate without the injured Syrian activists and without the Ambassadors of their countries to guarantee their safety

The Friends of Syria MeetingSyrian National Council Statement

The struggle of the Syrian people for freedom, equal citizenship and democracy has the support of a large majority of the international community

UN Said Regime Officials Ordered Killing of Unarmed Children and Women

The United Nations announced in a report it produced that Assad’s forces shot dead unarmed women and men, shelled urban locations, and tortured wounded demonstrators in hospitals

Red Cross begins evacuation of wounded from Homs

The International Committee of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent entered the besieged Homs district of Baba Amr

 International Human Rights Agreements in Syria’s Future

 The popular uprising witnessed by the Arab world at large and by Syria in particular will come to have the greatest effect on political and legal affairs in this region

Massacres Continue as Entire Neighbourhoods are Levelled

 the regime continued to shell the neighbourhoods of the city of Homs while sweeping for survivors to finish them off. The Red Cross is still not allowed to enter the city

UAE Plans to Deport 300 Syrian Citizens to Syria

The decision has been made despite the known fact that those deported will likely be arrested and tortured upon landing in Syria

13 Civilians, 2 Troops Dead as Syrian Forces Mass around Homs

Violence killed 15 people across Syria on Monday as regime troops massed around Homs, sparking calls for women and children to flee the besieged flashpoint city

 

Miqati Maintains Firm Decision on Transportation Crisis, Refuses Parliament’s Interference

Prime Minister Najib Miqati maintained a steady position regarding the suspension of the cabinet sessions if Labor Minister Charbel Nahhas doesn’t add his signature to the transportation allowance decree approved by the government