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Syria Killed

Glass Houses in the Middle East

John Tirman | Posted 04.09.2013 | World
John Tirman

The numbers of civilians killed in Syria is appalling. But the contrast to another war is striking. The U.S. invasion of Iraq prompted a civil war that took the lives of civilians by the hundreds of thousands. Our concern for these civilians was noticeably less generous than it is for the Syrians.

47 Reportedly Killed In Syrian Assault

Reuters | Khaled Yacoub Oweis and Oliver Holmes | Posted 10.22.2012 | World

AMMAN/ALEPPO, Syria Aug 22 (Reuters) - The Syrian army shelled southern Damascus on Wednesday and helicopters fired rockets and machineguns during an ...

U.N. At Least 100 Killed In Syria In Past Week

AP | Posted 11.19.2011 | World

GENEVA — The U.N. human rights office says security forces have killed at least 100 people in Syria during the past week. U.N. Deputy High Comm...