Syrian Coalition Urges Friendly Countries to Support its Projects to Administer Liberated Areas

The Syrian Coalition’s presidential body and political committee met with representatives of the Friends of Syria countries at the headquarters of the Coalition’s General Secretariat in Istanbul, Turkey on Thursday. The meeting discussed the latest field developments in Syria, especially the situation in Idlib, Raqqa and Deir Ezzor provinces as well as the latest political developments with regards to the revival of the Geneva process and preparations for the upcoming Riyadh II Conference. Coalition President Riad Seif called on representatives of the Friends of Syria countries to step up support for the Coalition, the Syrian Interim Government (SIG), and the … Continue reading Syrian Coalition Urges Friendly Countries to Support its Projects to Administer Liberated Areas

Brotherhood leader demands Sisi regime be prosecuted

Essam El-Erian, senior leader in Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood A senior leader in Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, Essam El-Erian, who has been imprisoned by the Egyptian authorities, yesterday asked the court to allow him to meet with international lawyers to file lawsuits against the government regarding human rights violations in prisons. El-Erian said he wished to meet with lawyers Ramsey Clark from the US, Mustafa Al-Ramid and Khaled El-Sufayani from Morocco, Ali Abu El-Sukkar from Jordan, Asaad Harmoush from Lebanon and Mubarak El-Mutawaa from Kuwait. He requested the men be allowed entry to Egypt and not be stopped at the airport in … Continue reading Brotherhood leader demands Sisi regime be prosecuted

Assad Regime Committing Widespread Violations in Eastern Ghouta Despite Truce

Assad regime forces hit residential areas in the towns and villages of eastern Ghouta in Rural Damascus with barrel bombs in violation of the internationally sponsored ceasefire agreement reached in the area. The bombardment came as part of an escalating military campaign the Assad regime launched to advance on the liberated areas. In addition to the latest military escalation on eastern Ghouta, regime forces impose crippling siege on the area and prevent the entry of the UN aid convoys in violation of international resolutions on Syria. Medical sources warned of a humanitarian disaster in eastern Ghouta as life-saving medicine for … Continue reading Assad Regime Committing Widespread Violations in Eastern Ghouta Despite Truce

Activists: Regime Forces Summarily Execute Civilians in Deir Ezzor

The Syrian Coalition called on the United Nations and UN Security Council to stop standing idly by while war crimes are being committed against civilians in Deir Ezzor. It condemned the Assad regime’s summary execution and mass arrests of civilians in the areas taken recently from the ISIS extremist group. Deir Ezzor 24 media campaign said that Assad forces are carrying out summary executions of civilians in the province. The victims included Ibrahim Khalaf Al-Hadrous and Ali Suleiman Dabbal who were executed in the town of Boqras on Tuesday. Regime forces also rounded up dozens of civilians inside a house … Continue reading Activists: Regime Forces Summarily Execute Civilians in Deir Ezzor

Moroccan police break up Daesh cell ‘planning attacks’

Moroccan security forces seen in Imzouren town near Al Hoceima, Morocco on June 2, 2017 Moroccan authorities said on Saturday they had dismantled a cell linked to Daesh that was active in eight towns and cities and was planning terrorist operations. Eleven people were arrested. Security forces detained the alleged mastermind of the cell in a safe house in Fez, where they found guns and a large quantity of bullets, materials for making suicide belts, nails and electric wires, according to a statement from the interior ministry. Police also found chemical products that could be used for making explosives, and … Continue reading Moroccan police break up Daesh cell ‘planning attacks’

Syrian Coalition’s Political Committee Marks “Syrian Day of Rage” Campaign Inside Syria

The Syrian Coalition’s political committee marked the launch of the Syrian Day of Rage campaign by organizing several meetings, sit-ins and events inside Syria today. Vice-President of the Syrian Coalition Abdul Rahman Mustafa said that the propagation of the Syrian Day of Rage represents a revival of the spirit of the revolution, its principles and demands, most importantly bringing Assad and his clique to account. The Syrian Day of Rage media campaign comes to protest and condemn the continued bloodshed in Syria by the Russian occupiers, forces of the international anti-ISIS coalition, the Iranian militias, and the Assad regime forces. … Continue reading Syrian Coalition’s Political Committee Marks “Syrian Day of Rage” Campaign Inside Syria

Egypt arrests well-known singer in restaurant

Egyptian security services arrested a well-known singer on Friday morning while he was eating in a Cairo restaurant, local websites have reported. Rami Sabry was picked up following the issue of an arrest warrant. Although Sabry’s family did not comment on his arrest, according to Al-Arab he was taken away after trying to avoid military conscription. Masrawi news website said that the singer was handed over to the military for him to start his compulsory service in the armed forces. (Source / 14.10.2017) Continue reading Egypt arrests well-known singer in restaurant