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Syria Daily: Journalists Under Threat from Regime in South

"If we don’t get evacuated, the ugliest of crimes will be committed against us." WEDNESDAY FEATURE Assad Regime to Soon Confirm Deaths of 10,000s in Detention...

Syria Daily: Unlearning the Language of Revolution

“To talk in one specific way for seven years, then to turn back on all that overnight....It’s something that makes me both laugh and...

Assad Regime to 100s of Syria’s Parents: Your Children Died in...

"What have they done to him?" Trying to close files on its abuse, torture, and killing of thousands of detainees, the Assad regime is finally...

A Resident Returns to Regime-Controlled Douma

"We saw children who were nothing but skin and bones because of the siege" Last month pro-Assad forces, after sustained conventional and chemical attacks and...

Besieged, Bombarded, Removed: Stories from East Ghouta

"Our spirits will remain in Ghouta though our bodies may be far away" Bahira al-Zarier and Tariq Adely of Syria Direct talk to some of...

“The End of Life” — A Mother’s Diary from East Ghouta

For a month, Nivin Hotary and her young son and daughter have lived in a basement in East Ghouta, sheltering from the bombing and...

East Ghouta’s First Responders “Can’t Keep Up” Amid Incessant Pro-Assad Attacks

At least 446 killed and more than 3,000 wounded in East Ghouta since December 29: Ammar Hamou, Tariq Adely, and Justin Clark write for Syria...

“I Forgot How to Play Cards” — Destroying East Ghouta’s Social...

"When we do get together at night, the conversation is about who died or who got bombed" The pro-Assad assault on the East Ghouta area...

Syria’s Idlib Province: Hardline Islamist HTS Says Women Have to Live...

"My husband died for a revolution against injustice — not for someone to come and force injustice on us all over again.” Madeline Edwards and...

Syria Daily: New Regime Crackdown for Conscription into Army

In a sign of ongoing difficulties for the Assad regime's military, authorities are cracking down on Syria's public sector employees to conscript them into...

The Agony for the Wives of Syria’s Disappeared Detainees

“My life is a prison of waiting" Noura Hourani, Maria Nelson, and Kholoud Ahmad write for Syria Direct: For more than four years, Umm Malak has...

ISIS Attacks Rattle “Victory is Near” Narrative of Assad & Russia

“The problem with ‘Assad is winning, Assad is losing’ is that it doesn’t reflect the complexity of a country where no one wins." Four staff...