73 dead as migrant boat capsizes near Syrian shore

73 dead as migrant boat capsizes near Syrian shore

Twenty others have been rescued and sent for medical treatment at the al-Basel hospital in the Syrian coastal city of Tartous after the boat sank in the Syrian waters, Health Minister Hassan al-Ghabbash said in a statement on Friday. The boat set off from Lebanon on Tuesday carrying illegal migrants of various nationalities to “unknown … Read more

Lebanon starts plan to return 15,000 Syrian refugees monthly

Lebanon starts plan to return 15,000 Syrian refugees monthly

Syrian refugees wishing to return home will be transported by the buses sent by the Syrian government, according to Elnashra on Saturday. The process will take place in cooperation with the Lebanese General Security Directorate and the Lebanese Red Cross, which will escort them to the Masna’a crossing between Lebanon and Syria under the supervision … Read more

Israeli strikes kill 27 Syrian soldiers in 2022

Israeli strikes kill 27 Syrian soldiers in 2022

The Israeli attacks destroyed about 73 targets, including buildings, warehouses, headquarters and vehicles, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights on Saturday. The injured include a girl and at least three women, the Britain-based watchdog added. The report comes just hours after an Israeli midnight missile strike on the airport of the capital Damascus and … Read more