Ghouta

Assassinations in Eastern Ghouta: “I lost my sons to regime’s false promises and settlement agreements. I wish we fled.”

In November 2021, Russia intensified its efforts to organize a conference on refugee return in Damascus. The conference was supposed to present areas of Syria controlled by the Syrian regime as safe for return and attract desperately needed reconstruction funds needed to prop up the failing economy ravaged by regime’s corruption and forced displacement of […]
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Douma’s Tragic Catastrophe

Douma’s Tragic Catastrophe By: Mouaz Bowaydani The month of April marks the third anniversary of the catastrophic and painful displacement of Douma. After the imposed siege that lasted for years and dozens of attempts by the regime to storm the region and end the presence of the opposition, the Syrian regime, with the absolute support […]
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Seven years since the deadliest chemical attack in Syria: Eastern Ghouta shows why return is impossible with Syrian regime in charge

Seven years since the deadliest chemical attack in Syria: Eastern Ghouta shows why return is impossible with Syrian regime in charge By: Haya Atassi On August 21, 2013, the Syrian regime launched one of its deadliest chemical attacks on highly populated areas in Eastern Ghouta in Damascus countryside. It launched surface-to-surface rockets containing the sarin […]
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