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Yes, You Can Tell “Good” From “Bad” in Syria

Idrees Ahmad writes for PULSE Media: Following the Syrian regime’s recent chemical attack on Douma, US, Britain and France took swift but symbolic action to...

The Pro-Assad Outlets Behind US Politician Kucinich’s Syria Appearances

Ohio Governor candidate funded by pro-Assad Syria Solidarity Movements and brothers connected to Syrian Social Nationalist Party Bethania Palma writes for Snopes: On April 4, 2017,...

On Syria, Academic Freedom, and Responsibility

"The duty of intellectuals should be to ensure accountability, not to engage in frivolous revisionism" Last week I noticed how a UK academic had loudly...

Human Rights Watch: Israel’s “Unlawful, Calculated” Killing of Palestinians

"Human Rights Watch could find no evidence of any protester using firearms" Human Rights Watch issues a report on last Friday's use of force by...

Iran Daily: HRW — End Detentions of Women Protesting Hijab

Human Rights Watch has called on Iran's regime to drop charges against women arrested over recent demonstrations about compulsory hijab. HRW's Sarah Leah Whitson said...

Syria Daily: 10+ Killed as Damascus Police Station Struck by 2...

Bombing is first in heart of Damascus since July LATEST Displaced Syrians Confirm ISIS Recapture of Qaryatayn from Regime HRW: Jordan Deporting 100s of Refugees Back to...

Iran Daily: HRW — Tehran’s Recruitment of Afghan Teenagers for Syrian...

Human Rights Watch has updated on Iran's recruitment, training, and deployment of Afghans to fight for the Assad regime in Syria, documenting the involvement...

Syria Daily: Report — 13,000+ Killed by Torture Since 2011

Almost 107,000 people still in detention, 87% in regime prisons LATEST New 2,000-Pound Note Features Assad's Picture The Syrian Network for Human Rights has issued a report...

The Assad Regime’s Use of Nerve Agents — New Evidence From...

Human Rights Watch has published a 48-page report setting out the Assad regime's regular use of nerve agents in chemical attacks in the last...

Reports Conclude US Warplanes Killed 56 in “Unlawful” Attacks on Mosque...

Three separate investigations have confirmed that US warplanes struck a mosque in western Aleppo Province in northwest Syria, killing 56 civilians. Human Rights Watch, Forensic...

Syria Analysis: Targeting the Medics — Assad Regime’s Propaganda & an...

PHOTO: The main hospital in Idlib city, damaged by Russian bombing, May 2016 Muhammad Idrees Ahmad of the University of Stirling writes in al-Araby: The Syrian...

Iraq Feature: Amnesty — Iraqi Forces Killed Civilians South of Mosul

PHOTO:> Iraqi soldiers with a captured Islamic State flag in al-Shura, south of Mosul, October 30 (Zohra Bensemra/Reuters) Amnesty International has said that Iraqi forces...