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Report on Assad chemical attacks, too little, too late

07 April, 2020

Comment: For the victims of Assad's chemical warfare, the damage inflicted by these attacks, and by the Russian propaganda surrounding them, has already been done, writes Sam Hamad.

Syrian's self-immolation highlights refugees' woes during Lebanon's coronavirus outbreak

07 April, 2020

In Lebanon, the majority of Syrian refugees were already living below the poverty line. New coronavirus restrictions unfairly targeting refugees now further curtail their livelihoods.

Coronavirus outbreak in Middle East prisons poses mounting threat

07 April, 2020

While some Middle East regimes have temporarily released inmates as the coronavirus spreads in crowded jails, countless political prisoners, activists and journalists remain behind bars.

OPCW to explicitly accuse Syrian regime of chemical attacks

07 April, 2020

An investigation by the OPCW's new unit is likely to trigger counter accusations and denials from Syria and its allies, Iran and Russia.

UN refrains from blaming Russia for Syria hospital attacks

07 April, 2020

The UN has refused to pose any direct responsibility on Russia for attacking hospitals in war-torn Syria in its latest report.

Iraqi al-Qaeda suspect to remain in US jail

07 April, 2020

Ali Yousef Ahmed al-Nouri faces charges in Iraq of killing two police officers as an alleged leader of an al-Qaeda group.

Will coronavirus cancel Ramadan?

06 April, 2020

Ramadan is nearing - will the fasting month still be a time for family and togetherness as the novel coronavirus continues to spread?

'Abused' Emirati prisoner pleads for help amid coronavirus threat

06 April, 2020

A hunger-striking Emirati prisoner held for five years in the notorious Al-Wathba Prison has secretly made a recording calling on human rights organizations to reunite her with her children.

Syria Weekly: Coronavirus outbreak sparks more fears of epidemic

05 April, 2020

Two reported deaths from coronavirus in Syria point to a much higher outbreak than is being acknowledged by authorities.

How has coronavirus impacted conflicts in the Middle East?

05 April, 2020

On Friday, the UN appealed for ceasefires in all conflicts across the world. Antonio Guterres, its chief, warned that ''the worst is yet to come''.

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