For a year after a bullet struck Maher Mohammad’s lower spine in 2013, he kept going out to the frontlines in his home province of Aleppo. He became a paraplegic, but says his presence as a former commander on the battlefield raised morale.
Rebel officials in the opposition-controlled east Damascus neighborhood of Barzeh suspended their negotiations with the Syrian government on Wednesday evening, effectively halting an evacuation deal for several thousand rebel fighters and Barzeh residents
A young man named Fawaz was one of dozens of Syrians from Waer who stepped off a bus in his home district of Homs city on May 7 as journalists snapped photos of the city’s governor welcoming him and the other returnees.
The Syrian government and its allies carried out “24 attacks” on medical facilities in April alone, “killing 10 health workers and injuring 16,” the Syrian American Medical Society announced in a recent statement.
Ramziah al-Assaf was determined to stay in Homs city. Al-Assaf lives in Waer, a formerly rebel-held neighborhood of Homs now […]
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