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Human Rights Watch Syria

Rights Group: Syrian Government 'Punishing' Civilians By Blocking Aid

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 05.28.2014 | Impact

BEIRUT (AP) — An international rights group said Friday that Syria's government was obstructing aid to war-torn areas by denying aid agencies permis...

Human Rights Group Slams Western Inaction On Syria

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

BERLIN (AP) — A leading human rights group accused the United States and other world powers Tuesday of undermining efforts to bring Syrian President...

Joshua Hersh

Syria's Humanitarian Quagmire Worsens, U.N. Official Reports

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

GAZIANTEP, Turkey -- In this small Turkish city near Syria's northern border, aid workers complain that the humanitarian disaster unfolding just 45 mi...

Aid Group: Thousands Of Syrian Refugees Blocked From Fleeing

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | Impact

(Adds Turkey's reaction) BEIRUT, July 1 (Reuters) - Syria's neighbours have closed or tightened restrictions at several border crossin...

Syria Expands Use Of Cluster Bombs

AP | KARIN LAUB | Posted 05.16.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- The Syrian regime is expanding its use of widely banned cluster bombs, an international human rights group said Saturday as the deadlocked c...

Syrian Regime Kills 140 Civilians

AP | Posted 04.27.2013 | World

BEIRUT — An international human rights organization says the Syrian military fired at least four ballistic missiles into the embattled northern ...

Airstrikes Kill Dozens In Syria

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 10.16.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Syria's foreign minister defiantly dismissed rebel forces and their international backers on Thursday as incapable of toppling the mili...