Wochit News According to a report by Reuters on Saturday, the UN Security Council has demanded a 30-day truce across Syria as bombing in the country's eastern Ghouta region continued for the seventh consecutive day in one of the bloodiest air assaults in the..
Wochit News According to a report by Reuters, rescue workers in Syria's eastern Ghouta claimed that the bombing would not let up long enough for bodies to be counted during one of the bloodiest air assaults of the long-running war, while the UN Security Council..
Wochit News (CNN)The UN Security Council on Saturday will try again to vote for a temporary ceasefire in Syria after several delays this week. A draft resolution calls for a 30-day halt in fighting in Syria as government forces have besieged Eastern Ghouta, a..
Wochit News After multiple delays, the United Nations Security Council has pushed its vote on a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to noon on Saturday. The Security Council's members were unable to reach an agreement on draft text, and delayed the vote three times on..
Wochit News On Saturday, Rescuers in Syria’s eastern Ghouta said the bombing would not let up long enough for them to count the bodies. Warplanes battered the rebel enclave on Saturday in one of the bloodiest air assaults of the seven-year war. The Syrian..
Rumble A week-long bombardment of East Ghouta, one of the heaviest of the Syrian civil war, killed at least 32 people, including six children, on Friday, February 23, according to reports, prior to a UN Security Council vote on a 30-day ceasefire. This..
Wochit News President Donald Trump appeared to contradict his own State Department during a press conference on Friday by saying that the US is in Syria to defeat ISIS and then leave. In January, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson outlined five goals for the US in..
Wochit News According to a report by CNN, witnesses in Syria's besieged eastern Ghouta claim that they are being attacked with a new rocket that spreads potentially deadly fires, as human rights group continue to condemn international inaction to the crisis. CNN..
Wochit News According to a report by Business Insider, Yevgeny Prigozhin, a Russian oligarch indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller's office last week, reportedly spoke to Kremlin and Syrian officials before a group of Russian mercenaries he's believed to..
Wochit News According to a report by Reuters, the Turkish army struck a convoy entering Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region, which Ankara claimed carried fighters and weapons, however Kurdish forces have said that the convoy was carrying civilians entering with..
Storyful Studio Noor and Alaa, two young girls in East Ghouta, Syria, who have been documenting the bombardment of the region by Syrian forces, tour their neighborhood in a video shot Friday, February 23, showing the devastation wrought by the ongoing bombardment.The..
Wochit News According to a report by Reuters, witnesses claim that a new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta on Friday, just ahead of a UN Security Council vote demanding a 30-day ceasefire across the country. For the sixth consecutive day, warplanes have..
CBS News We are learning more about the plight of two young Syrian girls caught up in one of the government's bloodiest sieges of the country's seven-year civil war. Noor and Alaa Khatib live in eastern Ghouta, which has been under government siege for six..
Al Jazeera STUDIO The member states of the UN Security Council have gathered to discuss calling for an end to the violence in Eastern Ghouta, but people there are still dying, and any action is a long way away.
ABC 2 News WMAR Off a busy road in Baltimore County, there’s an unassuming home with historical roots. At one point in time, it served on the footpath to freedom. The Emmart Pierpont Safe House helped conceal runaway slaves traveling along the Underground..
Wochit Warplanes bombarded Ghouta in Syria for a fifth day on Feb. 22nd.
The city is the last rebel enclave in a prolonged civil war which began in 2011, and resides close to Damascus, Syria's capital.
At least 416 people have died in eastern Ghouta over..