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HRW: At least 16 children among those kidnapped by IS in southern Syria

Kurdistan24 - 2018-08-26 15:55
Civilians walk past Syrian pro-government forces tanks at the main square of Kfar Batna, Southeastern Ghouta, on the eastern outskirts of the capital Damascus, on March 19, 2018. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images) ...

Iran says won’t wait for agreements; will produce, obtain any weapons needed

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-18 21:58
Rouhani’s comments come after a US-led bombardment on bases in Syria blamed for launching a chemical weapons attack on eastern Ghouta earlier this month. (Photo: AFP) ...

US military attacks on Syria after committing crimes in the Eastern Ghouta

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-16 00:03
The US President Donald Trump announces a military operation in Syria with the participation of France and Britain on April 14, which launched military strikes on Syrian targets in response to a chemical attack in the Town of Duma in the Eastern Ghouta. T ...

Syrian government forces retake Eastern Ghouta

NRT - 2018-04-12 09:10

WHO demands access to Eastern Ghouta where over 500 exposed to ‘toxic chemicals’

K24 - 2018-04-11 17:34
A child is treated in a hospital in Douma, Eastern Ghouta in Syria, after what a Syria medical relief group claims was a suspected chemical attack, April, 7, 2018. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Chemical weapons watchdog preparing team to visit Syria, investigate attack

K24 - 2018-04-10 22:45
Syrian babies receive treatment for a suspected chemical attack at a makeshift clinic on the rebel-held village of al-Shifuniyah in the Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus late on Feb. 25, 2018. (Photo: AFP) ...

At least 70 killed in suspected chemical attack in Douma

Waar Media - 2018-04-08 13:10
WAAR-DUHOK: At least 70 people have died in a suspected chemical attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta, rescuers and medics say. Volunteer rescue force the White Helmets tweeted graphic images showing several bodies in basem ...

Syria war: Jets strike rebel-held Eastern Ghouta as evacuation stalls

BBC - 2018-04-07 01:07
Women and children are reportedly among 30 people killed as two weeks of calm in Douma are shattered. ...

Rebels evacuated from Eastern Ghouta sent to possibly fight Kurds

The Region - 2018-04-05 18:36
Rebels evacuated from Eastern Ghouta sent to possibly fight Kurds ...

Last rebel groups begin leaving Eastern Ghouta

RTE - 2018-04-02 18:06

Assad′s media says main remaining rebel faction leaving Eastern Ghouta | News | DW | 02.04.2018

DW - 2018-04-02 13:51

Russia Says 41,000 Rebels Evacuated From Eastern Ghouta

Rferl - 2018-04-01 14:27

Syrian forces: Most of eastern Ghouta has been retaken | News | DW | 01.04.2018

DW - 2018-04-01 08:07

Thousands more leave Syria's Ghouta in withdrawal deal

Reuters - 2018-03-27 10:10
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Some 7,000 people departed eastern Ghouta for Syrian rebel-held territory near the Turkish border on Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, under an agreement arranged by Russia to surrender the enclave to the Syrian gov ...

Eastern Ghouta evacuations: Thousands to be bused to Idlib

Kurdiu - 2018-03-25 21:42

Syria war: Dozens killed as rockets hit Damascus market

BBC - 2018-03-21 00:39
Police say rebels in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region fired the rockets at a government-held area. ...

Syria's war: 16 children die in Eastern Ghouta school attack

Kurdiu - 2018-03-20 19:09

WATCH: Asad Drives Alone on Ghouta Streets

BAS News - 2018-03-19 09:42
ERBIL - A footage has been published on social media showing the Syrian president Bashar al-Asad driving alone in the Syria's eastern Ghouta. Since the beginning of the civil war in Syria in 2011, Ghouta has always been in the hands of the opposition gro ...

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | Miami Herald

Miamiherald - 2018-03-18 22:38

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | National Headlines | wacotrib.com

Wacotrib - 2018-03-18 20:37

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Star Telegram - 2018-03-18 18:16

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | The Kansas City Star

Kansascity - 2018-03-18 17:42

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta - Jacksonville Journal-Courier

Myjournalcourier - 2018-03-18 16:36

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | Idaho Statesman

Idahostatesman - 2018-03-18 16:18

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta

Therepublic - 2018-03-18 16:12

The Latest: Syrian president visits troops in eastern Ghouta | The Olympian

Theolympian - 2018-03-18 16:12

Pleas for safe passage for civilians trapped in eastern Ghouta | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2018-03-18 15:10

The Latest: Syrian troops capture major eastern Ghouta town | The News Tribune

Thenewstribune - 2018-03-17 23:52

The Latest: Syrian troops capture major eastern Ghouta town - Brownsville Herald: US & World News

Brownsvilleherald - 2018-03-17 21:04

Jihad al-Khazen: war in North Syria is worse than what we see in eastern Ghouta

ANHA - 2018-03-17 11:23
Palestinian journalist Jihad al-Khazen confirmed that he supports the rights of the Kurds in Syria, Turkey and Iraq to live in safe areas in these countries and others. He felt that the Kurds "defend their lives and the future of their families," and obje ...

Syria crisis: Iran, Russia and Turkey hold talks in Astana; situation in Eastern Ghouta likely on agenda - Firstpost

Firstpost - 2018-03-16 20:00

Thousands of Civilians Flee Besieged Rebel-Held Enclave in Syria

The Wall Street Journal - 2018-03-16 07:25
Thousands of civilians fled Eastern Ghouta on Thursday as Syrian regime forces advanced further into the rebel-held enclave near the capital, while Turkish forces intensified their assault on the Syrian Kurdish city of Afrin in the north. ...

Syria war: Thousands flee Eastern Ghouta as army advances

BBC - 2018-03-16 00:25
More than 12,000 people are believed to have left one town in Eastern Ghouta in a single day. ...

Assad regime uses chlorine gas in Eastern Ghouta

Kurdiu - 2018-03-15 22:26

VOA60 World- Syria: Thousands flee besieged, opposition-held eastern Ghouta region in a mass exodus

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-03-15 19:47
Syria: Thousands flee besieged, opposition-held eastern Ghouta region in a mass exodus ...

New convoy of food aid enters Eastern Ghouta: ICRC

NRT - 2018-03-15 11:49

Syrian Regime Uses Chemical Weapons in Ghouta: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-15 10:21
ERBIL - The Syrian regime has once again attacked the Eastern Ghouta with chemical chlorine gas overnight on Wednesday, a report said. The White Helmets, also known as the Syrian Civil Defence, revealed on Thursday that the Syrian government has used che ...

Turkey intensifies shelling on Syrian town, killing 7

Seattle Times - 2018-03-15 05:59
BEIRUT (AP) — Turkish forces shelled the Kurdish-held northern Syrian town of Afrin on Wednesday killing at least seven people, Kurdish forces reported, as government shelling and airstrikes killed at least 20 civilians in the besieged eastern Ghouta enc ...

VOA60 World PM - Syrian regime presses its air and ground offensive in eastern Ghouta

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-03-14 20:35
Syrian regime presses its air and ground offensive in eastern Ghouta ...

300 civilians leaved al-Ghouta , killing 12 mercenaries, including leaders of al-Rhaman corps

ANHA - 2018-03-14 11:45
NEWS DESK -12 mercenaries were killed in the eastern province of al-Ghouta by an air strike, while the Russian fire control center announced the departure of 300 people to the eastern al-Ghouta through the humanitarian corridor. The Syrian Observatory for ...

VOA60 World- Syria: Thousands of civilians are evacuating eastern Ghouta

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-03-13 19:23
Syria: Thousands of civilians are evacuating eastern Ghouta ...

France's Hollande Calls for No Fly Zones in Syria

BAS News - 2018-03-12 21:45
ERBIL - France's former president Francois Hollande on Monday called for no-fly zones over the Kurdish enclave of Afrin and eastern Ghouta suburb, said a report. “It is not possible to celebrate the liberation of parts of Syria and to let the whole popul ...

CBS News: Doctors in Syrian city of Afrin struggle to cope with flood of airstrike victims

Justice for Kurds - 2018-03-12 17:04
AFRIN, Syria — In Syria, some food and medicine finally reached civilians in Eastern Ghouta Monday, the rebel-held town outside Damascus, where 700 people have been killed by Syrian airstrikes in the past two weeks. In the north, it’s ally versus ally: th ...

Over 1,000 need urgent medical evacuation from Eastern Ghouta: U.N.

NRT - 2018-03-12 15:57

Syria army cuts off main rebel town in Eastern Ghouta as death toll tops 1,000

NRT - 2018-03-11 17:04

Syria army 'splits rebel-held Eastern Ghouta in three'

Kurdiu - 2018-03-11 00:09

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

BBC - 2018-03-11 00:04
The Syrian government is reported to have made a major advance in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta. ...

Food arrives in Syria's battered Eastern Ghouta

NRT - 2018-03-10 10:19

Syria war: Jaish al-Islam to evacuate n of Eastern Ghouta fighters - BBC News

BBC - 2018-03-10 06:44

Syria war: Jaish al-Islam to evacuate Eastern Ghouta fighters

BBC - 2018-03-10 00:33
They hope the move will slow the bombardment that has killed hundreds of civilians in recent weeks. ...

UN Aid Convoy Reaches Ghouta: Report

BAS News - 2018-03-09 11:26
ERBIL - An aid convoy of Arab Red Crescent reached Syria's eastern Ghouta on Friday after the Syrian regime paused its attacks on the enclave for the first time since the beginning of a massive ground offensive on the area, according to Reuters. "The sit ...

Aid convoy enters Syria's battered Eastern Ghouta: Red Cross

NRT - 2018-03-09 11:21

Tablet Magazine: Requiem for Syria

Justice for Kurds - 2018-03-08 23:53
There will be more ceasefires in Eastern Ghouta and more violations thereof. More resolutions from the United Nations laboriously pursued by France and blithely gutted of all meaning by Russia. There will be more smothered children and more chlorine gas d ...

Eastern Ghouta aid convoy postponed amid heavy shelling

Kurdiu - 2018-03-08 22:03

Russia Should Go Beyond Humanitarian Corridors in Syria

International Crisis Group - 2018-03-08 19:32
Russia’s proposal for humanitarian corridors for Eastern Ghouta and Rukban camp have little chance of mitigating suffering there. Instead, Moscow should push for a negotiated resolution of Eastern Ghouta through UN Security Council Resolution 2401 and se ...

Aid convoy halted after reported chemical attack in East Ghouta

K24 - 2018-03-08 18:50
A vehicle from a joint convoy drives past destroyed buildings in Eastern Ghouta, Syria, March 5, 2018. (Photo: United Nations) ...

Erdoğan, Rouhani Discuss Eastern Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-03-08 01:40
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani discuss over the phone on March 7 the ongoing crisis in Syria. Erdoğan and Rouhani spoke about putting an end to the “humanitarian tragedy” in Ghouta, where regime ...

Syria army intensifies fight against rebels in Eastern Ghouta

Kurdiu - 2018-03-07 23:51

ABD Dışişleri: Rusya Suriye'yi uçaklarını deneme alanı olarak kullanıyor

ZERnews - 2018-03-07 19:31
#Russia conducted 20 bombing missions in Damascus and Eastern #Ghouta the week of February 24. Now, Russia is also using #Syria to test SU-57 stealth fighter. So much for Russia’s commitment to ceasefire, civilian safety, and humanitarian assistance. Ast ...

Putin, Erdogan discuss humanitarian situation in Syria's besieged areas

Rûdaw - 2018-03-07 13:30
Eastern Ghouta was discussed ...

Regime’s forces attack Misraba ,mercenaries of Islam’s army refuse to go out al-Ghouta

ANHA - 2018-03-07 12:00
NEWS DESK – The aerial bombardment of several areas in the eastern Ghouta by the regime forces, which began with a military operation in the town of Misraba after the reinforcements were sent to the area, was renewed. The Army of Islam mercenaries refused ...

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Ledger Enquirer - 2018-03-06 17:02

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | The Bellingham Herald

Bellinghamherald - 2018-03-06 14:41

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | The Kansas City Star

Kansascity - 2018-03-06 12:07

70 People Killed in Syria's Ghouta Since Monday: REPORT

BAS News - 2018-03-06 12:01
ERBIL - At least 70 civilians have been killed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta due to the bombardments carried out by the regime warplanes since Monday evening, said a report. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), at least 70 people were ...

Turkey commits massacres in Afrin, NATO taking pulse of Baghdad

ANHA - 2018-03-06 11:11
Arab newspapers said that Turkey intensified its attacks on civilians in Afrin in conjunction with the concern of the international community to the conditions of the eastern Ghouta, and struck the UN resolution is a wall and committed massacres in it, an ...

Doctors in Syrian city struggle to treat flood of airstrike victims

CBS News - 2018-03-06 08:32
More than 700 people have been killed by Syrian airstrikes in Eastern Ghouta over just the past two weeks, but in the north, the Kurds are now fighting Turkey ...

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | The Fresno Bee

Fresnobee - 2018-03-06 04:14

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria’s eastern Ghouta

Dailyjournal - 2018-03-06 01:55

Syria: Aid convoy enters besieged Eastern Ghouta

Kurdiu - 2018-03-06 01:13

Syria crisis: Aid convoy inside Eastern Ghouta

BBC - 2018-03-06 00:29
Footage shows the UN inside Eastern Ghouta - before shelling forced the mission to be cut short. ...

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | The News Tribune

Thenewstribune - 2018-03-05 21:38

Aid convoy enters Syria enclave as regime presses offensive

Rûdaw - 2018-03-05 20:16
46 trucks arrived in Eastern Ghouta, but heath supplies were removed ...

Human Rights Council holds urgent debate on the situation in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-03-05 19:21

The Latest: At least 50 killed in Syria's eastern Ghouta | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Star Telegram - 2018-03-05 19:21

Trump, May blame Syria, Russia for Eastern Ghouta humanitarian woes

Waar Media - 2018-03-05 13:19
WAAR-DUHOK: U.S. President Donald Trump and British leader Theresa May agreed Sunday that Russia and Syria are responsible for the “heart-breaking human suffering” in the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, the prime minister’s office ...

Syrians flee government advances in eastern Ghouta | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-03-04 16:18

Escalation shelling , regime controls several areas in al-Ghouta

ANHA - 2018-03-04 12:36
NEWS DESK – The aerial bombardment of several areas in the eastern al-Ghouta amid the advance and control of the regime forces on several areas in the eastern and southern fronts. Since the 18th of last February, the eastern al-Ghouta has been subjected t ...

UN: War crimes likely committed in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Kurdiu - 2018-03-03 23:26

High Commissioner: Situation in Syria must be referred to International Criminal Court

ANHA - 2018-03-03 11:59
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein stressed the need to refer the situation in Syria to the International Criminal Court. "What is happening in the eastern al-Ghouta and elsewhere in Syria may amount to war crimes a ...

Clashes , shelling in eastern al-Ghouta , regime’s forces try to advance

ANHA - 2018-03-03 10:48
NEWS DESK -Violent clashes between the regime’s forces on the one hand and the Army of Islam mercenaries on the other continue on several fronts in the eastern al-Ghouta, in an attempt to advance after controlling several areas in the last 24 hours. Accor ...

The Latest: UN rights chief decries crimes in eastern Ghouta | The Sacramento Bee

Sacbee - 2018-03-02 18:00

West ups heat on Damascus as Eastern Ghouta civilians await aid

NRT - 2018-03-02 15:21

Strong clashes in al-Ghouta, regime’s forces advance in Hosh al-Zawahra axis

ANHA - 2018-03-01 13:32
NEWS DESK – Violent clashes continue in Hosh al-Zawahra axis in the eastern Ghouta in an ongoing attempt by the regime’s forces to control it after making advance in the area. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the clashes continued at ...

Afrin likely to have same devastating outcome as Eastern Ghouta: senior official

NRT - 2018-03-01 11:04

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian government forces clash with rebels

Kurdiu - 2018-02-28 20:46

Clashes in eastern al-Ghouta amid advance of regimes’ forces

ANHA - 2018-02-28 11:48
NEWS DESK -Violent clashes between the regime’s forces and the Army of Islam mercenaries continue on several fronts in the eastern Ghouta, amid the advance of the regime’s forces in the Hawash al-Dwahra axis. Areas in the city of Duma are also subjected t ...

Russia orders five-hour daily truce in Syria’s eastern Ghouta

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-27 00:05
Vladimir Putin has ordered a daily five-hour ceasefire in the besieged Syrian enclave of Eastern Ghouta, a development that could ease the bombing but falls far short of the UN’s demand for a full 30-day truce across the country. Roji Kurd: Sergei Shoigu, ...

Putin Orders 5-Hour Daily Truce in Syria’s Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-02-26 23:40
ERBIL — Russia will impose a five-hour daily ceasefire in Syria’s eastern Ghouta as the city is suffering from a humanitarian crisis under heavy bombardment of Syrian regime. President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered the truce from 9am to 2pm each day, ...

Russia Plans Civilian Evacuation from Syria’s Ghouta

BAS News - 2018-02-26 23:40
ERBIL — The Syrian Regime will abide by a five-hour daily truce in eastern Ghouta to allow the evacuation of civilians from the troubled city, said Russia’s Ministry of Defence. The report comes after President Vladimir Putin ordered the partial ceasefir ...

VOA60 World - Syria: At least 24 people were killed in a government bombardment of Eastern Ghouta overnight

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-02-26 20:15
Syria: At least 24 people were killed in a government bombardment of Eastern Ghouta overnight ...

'Hell on earth' in Eastern Ghouta must stop: UN chief

Kurdiu - 2018-02-26 16:48

Putin orders daily 'humanitarian pause' in Eastern Ghouta

NRT - 2018-02-26 16:13

Syrian Regime Bombards Ghouta After UN Ceasefire Resolution

BAS News - 2018-02-26 16:09
ERBIL - At least 36 civilians have been killed in the Damuscus suburb of Eastern Ghouta due to the Syrian regime’s bombardments during the last 24 hours, Sky News reported. The regime's attacks come after the UN Security Council approved a 30-day ceasefi ...

14 persons lost their lives, others were reported suffocated

ANHA - 2018-02-26 11:39
NEWS DESK – 14 people lost their lives in air and missile bombing by the regime forces on several areas in the eastern Ghouta, while there is detection of citizens’ suffocation cases without knowing the suffocation causes. According to the Syrian Observat ...

EU says 'massacre' in Syria's Eastern Ghouta 'must stop now'

NRT - 2018-02-23 15:24

VOA60 World - The death toll for Damascus’s five-day blitz rises to 368 as the Syrian regime bombs Eastern Ghouta

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-02-22 17:36
The death toll for Damascus’s five-day blitz rises to 368 as the Syrian regime bombs Eastern Ghouta ...

Security Council holds an emergency session to discuss situation of eastern al-Ghouta

ANHA - 2018-02-22 11:31
NEWS DESK -At the request of Russia, the Security Council will hold an emergency session today to discuss developments in the eastern al-Ghouta. Russia’s call to the UN Security Council for an emergency session came at a time when France, Sweden and Egypt ...

Germany, Saudi, UAE urge Damascus to halt bombing on Eastern Ghouta

NRT - 2018-02-22 11:11

Syria war: UN plea to end 'hell on earth' Eastern Ghouta crisis

BBC - 2018-02-22 00:28
The UN Secretary General is calling for an end to the fighting so aid can enter the rebel-held area. ...
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