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Syria Death Toll

Sophia Jones

These Activists Are Spending 40 Days Tweeting The Names Of 100,000 Killed Syrians

HuffingtonPost.com | Sophia Jones | Posted 03.11.2015 | World

ISTANBUL -- Four years into a bloody civil war, many Syrians say the revolution that erupted in March 2011 has been all but forgotten by the internati...

Over 230 Bodies Found In Mass Grave In Syria, Says Monitoring Group

Reuters | Posted 02.16.2015 | World

(Adds quote) BEIRUT, Dec 17 (Reuters) - More than 230 bodies of people believed killed by Islamic State militants have been found in a...

Inside The Advocacy Group That Keeps Track Of Syria's War Casualties

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.08.2015 | World

More than three years into Syria's devastating civil war, information about the harrowing costs of violence in the country is getting harder and harde...

At Least 400 Killed In Battle For Kobani

Reuters | Posted 12.07.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Oct 7 (Reuters) - At least 400 people have been killed during three weeks of fighting between Islamic State and Kurdish fighters in and arou...

More Than 140,000 People Have Died In Syria, Activist Group Says

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Feb 15 (Reuters) - More than 140,000 people, over 7,000 of them children, have been killed in Syria's uprising-turned-civil war, the Syrian ...

Group: Over 1000 Killed In Syria Rebel Infighting

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Jan 16 (Reuters) - More than 1,000 people have died in two weeks of fighting between al Qaeda-linked militants in Syria and rival rebels, a ...

Death Toll In Syria Surpasses 130,000

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Dec 31 (Reuters) - The death toll in Syria's civil war has risen to at least 130,433, more than a third of them civilians on both sides of t...

Report: More Than 115,000 Dead In Syria

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Oct 1 (Reuters) - More than 115,000 people have been killed in Syria's two-and-a-half-year-old civil war, including tens of thousands of sol...

If America Were Syria

Barry Lando | Posted 11.20.2013 | World
Barry Lando

Our eyes glaze over when we read statistics of the horrific mayhem ravaging Syria. Numbers lose all meaning. One way for Americans to appreciate what those figures mean is to compute what the impact would be if the same tragedy were devastating the United States.

Joshua Hersh

Syria Death Toll A Grim Reminder Of War's Two-Sided Casualties

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.12.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- It’s often described as a slaughter by the regime of Bashar Assad, an endless series of brutal and heartless massacres, but the protracted...

INFOGRAPHIC: Here Are The Syria Figures You Should Know

Posted 11.11.2013 | World

HuffPost World put together a few significant figures to help put the Syrian crisis into perspective. Here are the numbers we think you should know. ...

Syria Death Toll At 110,000, NGO Says

Agence France Presse | | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

More than 110,000 people have died in the conflict in Syria since March 2011, a rights watchdog said Sunday, days after alleged gas attacks near Damas...

WATCH: This Is What War Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Ryan Craggs | Posted 08.22.2013 | World

Though the authenticity of the footage cannot be independently verified, videos streaming out of Syria following an alleged "poison gas" attack outsid...

Death Toll In Syria Likely As High As 120,000

Reuters | Posted 07.14.2013 | World

BEIRUT, May 14 (Reuters) - At least 94,000 people have been killed during Syria's two-year conflict, but the death toll is likely to be as high as 1...

WATCH: Horrific Reality Of Syria Conflict Revealed

www.pbs.org | Posted 06.09.2013 | World

Click to watch 'The Bombing Of Al-Bara', a PBS Frontline documentary....

GRIM MILESTONE: Syria Sees Bloodiest Month Since Start Of Conflict

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2013 | World

BEIRUT, April 1 (Reuters) - March was the bloodiest month yet in Syria's two-year conflict, with more than 6,000 people killed, a third of them civi...

John Kerry: Syria Death Toll Could Be 90,000

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.16.2013 | World

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday the death toll in Syria may have reached 90,000, citing figures given to him by his Saudi counterpart P...

100,000 May Die This Year In Syria

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2013 | World

By Yara Bayoumy and Alistair Lyon AZAZ, Syria/LONDON, Jan 3 (Reuters) - The death toll in Syria now exceeds 60,000, the United Nations...

Syrian Gravediggers Have No Time To Wait For The Dead

Reuters | Posted 03.01.2013 | World

By Yara Bayoumy AZAZ, Syria, Dec 30 (Reuters) - Gravediggers at the cemetery in the northern Syrian town of Azaz no longer wait for bo...

Report: More Than 40,000 Killed In Syria Conflict

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2013 | World

BEIRUT, Nov 23 (Reuters) - More than 40,000 people have been killed in 20 months of conflict between Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces and t...

Helicopter Gunships Bombard Syrian Town

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2012 | World

By Khaled Yacoub Oweis ANTAKYA, Turkey, June 29 (Reuters) - Helicopter gunships bombarded a strategic town in northern Syria overnight...

Syria Observers: 13 Bodies Found With Hands Tied

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2012 | World

By Dominic Evans BEIRUT, May 30 (Reuters) - U.N. observers said on Wednesday 13 bodies had been discovered bound and shot in eastern S...

Over 50 Reportedly Killed By Syrian Forces

Reuters | Posted 07.25.2012 | World

BEIRUT, May 25 (Reuters) - At least 50 people, including 13 children, were killed when Syrian forces tried to break into the town of Houla in Homs p...

LOOK: Syrian Opposition Estimates Double The Government's Death Toll

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2012 | World

BEIRUT, April 4 (Reuters) - Thousands of people have been killed in Syria during a year-long popular revolt against President Bashar al-Assad's rule...

New Death Toll Estimate Soars

Reuters | Posted 05.27.2012 | World

By Louis Charbonneau and Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, March 27 (Reuters) - The United Nations said on Tuesday that more than 9,000...