Syrian refugees in Turkey return home for holidays
Friday, Jun. 23, 2017 | Mohammed al-Khatieb, Contributor
As Eid al-Fitr approaches, marking the end of Ramadan, Turkish authorities opened two border crossings with Syria so refugees can visit their homeland.
Syria’s women could be key to the future
Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017 | Khaled al-Khateb, Contributor
Idlib province is witnessing a rise in activities aimed at empowering women who have suffered in the ongoing war in the country.
The geopolitics behind race for eastern Syria
Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017 | Mona Alami, Contributor
Fast-paced developments between the various players of the Syrian war raise questions about the geopolitical importance of the northeastern region.
Hundreds flee battles in Raqqa
Sunday, Jun. 18, 2017 | Tamer Osman, Contributor
Hundreds of civilians in Raqqa are forced to flee their city as the battle to liberate it from the Islamic State rages on.
'Day of the locusts' in Syria's Idlib
Thursday, Jun. 15, 2017 | Khaled al-Khateb, Contributor
A swarm of locusts have destroyed an estimated 60% of crops in Idlib province, threatening the livelihoods of thousands of residents.
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