Syria civil war

Power cuts help revive Syrian tradition of public bathhouses

After going out of fashion due to modernization, Syria’s ancient Hammamat are picking up steam again, largely due to prolonged electricity cuts during a particularly cold winter.

published on : 2nd February 2022

UN tallies 350,209 dead in Syria's civil war, admits toll likely higher

The office has traditionally provided conservative figures for death tolls from a number of crises around the world, a testament to its strict methodology in tallying fallouts from violence.

published on : 24th September 2021

Syria President Bashar al-Assad's forces bomb Ghouta despite ceasefire call, toll reaches 500

At least 14 civilians including three children were killed in strikes on Sunday, bringing the total number of dead in the week to 530, among them over 130 children.

published on : 26th February 2018