Established by Fathi Ibrahim Bayoud 2005 - Homs

Home >> Syrian Refugees

Germany's Syrian refugees celebrate Merkel win but fear rise of far-right

Germany's Syrian refugees celebrate Merkel win but fear rise of far-right

 Syrian refugees rejoiced on Sunday at the news that Angela Merkel had secured a fourth term as German chancellor, but said they were alarmed by the rise of the far-right AfD party, which they feared could push her to tighten asylum rules. “We prayed that Merkel would win,”...

read more
Hundreds at Istanbul funeral of slain Syrian activist and daughter; US condemns murders

Hundreds at Istanbul funeral of slain Syrian activist and daughter; US condemns murders

(The Middle East Eye)- Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of a prominent Syrian opposition activist and her daughter who were found stabbed to death at home in Istanbul, as the US government moved to condemn the atrocity. Orouba Barakat, 60, and her only daughter, journalist...

read more
Syrian Intelligence issued 3 arrest warrants for slaughtered opposition activist: leaked archive

Syrian Intelligence issued 3 arrest warrants for slaughtered opposition activist: leaked archive

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Three arrest warrants were issued by the Syrian intelligence for Dr. Orouba Barakat, the senior opposition activist who has been found dead with the U.S.-born daughter at their apartment in Istanbul on Thursday. The prominent activists, and her only child, journalist Hala...

read more
Syrian activist, daughter stabbed to death in Istanbul

Syrian activist, daughter stabbed to death in Istanbul

A Syrian anti-Assad activist and her journalist daughter have been found dead at their home in Istanbul, police said Friday. The bodies of Orouba Barakat, 60, and her 22-year-old daughter Hala Barakat were found in their apartment in Uskudar, a neighborhood on the Asian shore of the...

read more
X :Latest News
What hope for Syria’s refugee children ‘the dreamers’ waiting in doorways in Lebanon?      Heavy fighting in Libyan capital      Hezbollah warns US plan could naturalise Palestinian diaspora      France's Yellow Vest protesters clash with police as turnout abates      Sudan military chief visits Egypt, first trip Since Bashir's ouster      Iran can sink U.S. warships with 'secret weapons', military official says      Turkey sends weapons to Syrian rebels facing Russian-backed assault: Syrian sources      Sudanese protesters call for strike amid divisions with army