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Syria Children Killed

Video Captures Aftermath Of Deadly Airstrike On Syrian School Art Show

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 04.30.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian fighter jet struck a school with a missile in the northern city of Aleppo Wednesday as teachers and students were preparing a...

Children Among Dead After Assad Forces Bomb Rebel Town In Syria

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 09.19.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian government forces bombed a strategic rebel town in the country's north for the third straight day Saturday, pounding it with air...

Rape Used As Weapon Against Syrian Children

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2013 | World

By Oliver Holmes BEIRUT, March 13 (Reuters) - A boy of 12 sees his best friend shot through the heart. Another of 15 is held in a cell...

Child Deaths And Winter's Cold Fill Syrian Refugee Camps

Reuters | Posted 02.14.2013 | World

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi ZAATARI, Jordan, Dec 16 (Reuters) - One-year-old Ali Ghazawi, born with a heart defect, faced a battle for surv...

Reports: 29 Syrian Children Killed In Mortar Attack

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syria's civil war is closing in on President Bashar Assad's seat of power in Damascus with clashes between government forces and rebels...

Activists: 6 Children Killed In Shelling

Reuters | Posted 09.23.2012 | World

AMMAN, July 24 (Reuters) - A Syrian army bombardment killed at least six children and four other civilians on Tuesday in the town of Herak on the so...

U.N.: Syrian Troops Used Children As Human Shields

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS -- A U.N. report released Monday includes Syrian government forces and their allied "shabiha" militias for the first time on a list of ...

Dozens Of Children Slaughtered Since Syrian Ceasefire

Reuters/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.01.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS, May 1 (Reuters) - More than 34 children have allegedly been killed in Syria since a shaky truce between President Bashar al-Assad's ...

BLINDFOLDED AND BEATEN: Children Speak Out On Torture By Syrian Forces

GlobalPost | Posted 04.04.2012 | World

By Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand, GlobalPost For 13-year-old Hossam, the "ultimate pain" of his torture at the hands of the Syrian force...

Syrian Regime 'Tortures Children'

Posted 03.28.2012 | World

On the heels of the United Nations increasing its civilian death toll estimate during the year-long conflict in Syria to more than 9,000, many of the ...

Children Increasingly Victims Of Syria's Brutal Crackdown

Posted 01.20.2012 | World

"I was afraid. My leg went numb and started bleeding, but I carried on walking," 7-year-old Mohammed told the BBC. Mohammed was shot in the knee at a ...

Children Killed As Syrian Forces Open Fire

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 02.08.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian security forces fired on anti-government demonstrations across the country on Friday, killing at least 24 people – includi...