Syria Situation Report: May 7 – 13, 2016

This graphic marks the latest installment of our Syria SITREP Map made possible through a partnership between the Institute for the Study of War and Syria Direct.

Parliamentary elections 2016: Bashar, ballots and blockades

AMMAN: Hours after President Bashar al-Assad and his wife voted in Syria’s parliamentary elections after polls opened on Wednesday, the Higher Judicial Committee for Elections extended voting for an additional five hours due to “massive turnout,” reported