Posts Tagged ‘ Aleppo ’

Christians in Aleppo Celebrate Christmas

Dec 29th, 2016 | By

For the first time since the Syrian civil war began, people in the liberated city of Aleppo celebrated Christmas. Last week, the Syrian Army announced it had regained control over Aleppo and the Red Cross announced that the complex operation to evacuate people who “wished” to leave was completed. The eastern part of the city

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How Many Times Has the “last hospital” in Aleppo Been Destroyed?

Nov 23rd, 2016 | By

Some calculations about the number of ‘last hospitals’ bombed and destroyed by Russian-led airstrikes in Aleppo city. Mainstream media reported an absurd number of “destruction of the last hospital in Aleppo.”

Al-Nursa Front Blocks Humanitarian Efforts in Aleppo

Oct 21st, 2016 | By
The Islamist terror group Al-Nusra has killed or capture more than half of Division 30 fighters and overrun their base in Syria twice capturing U.S. supplied weapons.

Militants from Al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham terrorist organizations are sabotaging UN efforts to deliver humanitarian aid to eastern Aleppo, according to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.” Both Al-Nusra Front and Ahrar ash-Sham, along other organizations cooperating with them, are ultimately sabotaging UN efforts to restore the delivery of humanitarian assistance to eastern Aleppo, [carried

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Aleppo Humanitarian Pause Extended

Oct 20th, 2016 | By

The Russian defense minister announced a 24-hour extension to the humanitarian pause around Aleppo, Syria. “On an order from the commander-in-chief of the Russian military, Vladimir Putin, we have decided to extend the humanitarian pause for one more day. The extension of the humanitarian pause in Aleppo was supported by the leadership of the Syrian

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Violence in Western Aleppo Continues to Be Ignored

Oct 14th, 2016 | By

Earlier this week, Religious Freedom Coalition posted an article on the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Aleppo after a school was bombed. However, much of the violence that happens on the Western side of the city of Aleppo receives almost no media attention. This is due in part to the fact that this violence is caused

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Aleppo Humanitarian Situation “Beyond Alarming”

Oct 11th, 2016 | By

Recently, RT News sat down visited a school and hospital in Aleppo, witnessing children and other innocent civilians “mutilated by Islamists’ mortar and rocket fire” in areas controlled by the government. Last night, multiple mortar shells landed in Aleppo in the al-Hamadaneyah neighborhood and killed at least four people and injured at least 14 others,

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Syrian-Born Journalist Speaks out Against Media Bias

Oct 5th, 2016 | By

Harout Ekmanian, a Syrian-born journalist, sat down with RT to discuss why he recently slammed the New York Daily News and the Independent newspaper for their obvious media bias in covering the Syrian civil war. “I think the first victim of the war is the truth, especially in the Syrian war where journalism and journalists

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Syrian Patriarchs Appeal to World to Remove Sanctions from Syria

Aug 26th, 2016 | By

On Tuesday, August 23, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All East John X Yazigi, Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarch of Antioch and All the East Gregorios III Laham, and Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All East Mar Ignatius Aphrem II delivered an appeal requesting the world to life the siege and sanctions imposed on

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Syrian “Rebels” Promised 72 Virgins In Battle to Break Out of Aleppo

Aug 5th, 2016 | By

In a pep talk to Jihadists prior to the battle for Aleppo, Saudi Jihadist Abdallah Al-Muhaisni, a Jaysh Al-Fath official, promised heavenly rewards for martyred fighters. “Where are the people who want 72 beautiful wives from among the virgins of Paradise?”

ISIS Slices Off Fingertips Of 12-Year-Old Christian Boy – Then Executes 12 Christians

Oct 6th, 2015 | By

Patrick Sookhdeo, founder of Barnabas Fund, a charity which seeks to help Syrian Christians, told the Daily Express: ‘It is like going back 1,000 years seeing the barbarity that Christians are having to live under – I think we are dealing with a group which makes Nazism pale in comparison and I think they have lost all respect for human life.