Turkish, US-led Coalition Raids Kill 94 Civilians in al-Bab and Raqqa

23 December، 2016 Aleppo, SANA More than 88 civilians were killed and tens others were injured in the past 24 hours in two massacres committed by the Turkish warplanes in al-Bab city northeast of Aleppo city. Local and media sources said that the Turkish warplanes raided the residential neighborhoods of al-Bab city, claiming the lives…

Hundreds of families return to their homes in Masakin Hanano in Aleppo

Liberation of East Aleppo: Testimonies from Hanano vanessa beeley Published on Dec 22, 2016 On the 11th December 2016 I visited Hanano in East Aleppo. Hanano had been liberated days previously by the Syrian Arab Army and allies including Hezbollah and Russia. Hanano had been under a Nusra Front [Al Qaeda] terrorist regime for the…

86 Nations Accuse UN General Assembly of Violations of UN Charter

Nizar Abboud Published on Dec 22, 2016 The UN General Assembly is accused of violating the UN Charter by over 86 countries who voted against, abstained or were absent from the meeting to establish an investigative mechanism on war crimes in Syria. Syria, Russia, China, Indonesia, Singapore, Iran, Ecuador, Venezuela, Cuba, and many other countries…

Al-Jaafari: Draft Resolution Proposed by Liechtenstein and Qatar is Illegitimate

22 December، 2016 New York, SANA Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar al-Jaafari said the draft resolution proposed by Liechtenstein and Qatar that calls for “laying out a mechanism for accountability for war crimes in Syria” proves the hypocrisy and the huge gap between policy and practice with regard to respecting the UN Charter…

UN Resolution Establishing International Mechanism Concerning Syria Passed

GENERAL ASSEMBLY SEVENTY-FIRST SESSION, 66TH MEETING (PM) Resolution Establishing International Mechanism Concerning Syria Passed in Direct Plenary Action   The Assembly  adopted a draft resolution on “International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism to Assist in the Investigation and Prosecution of Those Responsible for the Most Serious Crimes under International Law Committed in the Syrian Arab Republic…

Security Council Resolution 2328 on Aleppo

SECURITY COUNCIL 7841ST MEETING (AM) Security Council Adopts Resolution 2328 (2016), Demanding Immediate, Unhindered Access for Observation of Monitoring Civilian Evacuations from Aleppo Alarmed by the continued deterioration of the devastating humanitarian situation in the Syrian city of Aleppo, the Security Council today demanded all parties to provide the United Nations with safe, immediate and unhindered…

Syria Names Foreign Intelligence Operatives in Aleppo

Nizar Abboud US, Israeli, Turkish, Qatari and Saudi secret service officers are trapped in Eastern Aleppo, Al-Jafaari says. He mentions names and nationalities. ADDENDUM TO THE LIST PROVIDED BY BASHAR AL JAFAARI Jihadists in East Aleppo have been authorized to choose between heading towards either Idleb or Raqqa, or being taken prisoner. They were taken…

Bulletin of the Russian Centre for reconciliation of opposing sides in the Syrian Arab Republic (December 19, 2016)

Reconciliation of opposing sides Within last 24 hours, 2 truce agreements have been signed with representatives of inhabited areas of the Latakia province. The total number of inhabited areas, the leaders of which had signed reconciliation agreements, has reached 1070. Negotiations on joining ceasefire regime have been continued with field commanders of illegal armed groups…