The syrian people, the international communities, and we as americans look to obama to lead the world in addressing the syrian genocide and demanding effective intervention efforts. The us has declared that islamic state is committing genocide against christians and other minorities, amid mounting global pressure to recognise atrocities committed in iraq and syria as a. In addition, syrian kurds, an ethnic minority in the north, have taken large swaths of territory from both assad’s forces and those of isil, in what some suspect is an attempt to secure an independent kurdistan in northern syria.
The free syrian army (fsa) is a loose conglomeration of armed brigades formed in 2011 by defectors from the syrian army and civilians backed by the united states, turkey, and several gulf countries. Syrians affected by genocide in the country's ghouta region have been forced to eat cats to survive‚ south african aid organisation gift of the givers said this week. Washington-- secretary of state john kerry announced thursday that the us government had determined the islamic state of iraq and syria (isis) is committing genocide against christians and other. Disaster description back in april 2011, israeli flying aid was one of the first ngos that delivered aid to women and children in syria in order to protect our team members and local contacts, we cannot discuss the particulars of our missions.
The hypertexts syrian genocide poetry this page contains poems written for the children of syria and their families, as they face genocide in ghouta, afrin, idlib, aleppo, homs, deir ez-zor and other war zones where civilians have been murdered with impunity. In aleppo, syria, which was home to syria’s largest christian population, numbers fell from 150,000 to 35,000 by the spring of 2017, which is a drop of more than 75 percent. The syrian crisis began in early 2011 when syrian president bashar al-assad began a brutal crackdown on growing peaceful protests throughout the country with the use of tanks, attack helicopters, and artillery against protesters and the torture and execution of children, protests spread and.
American center for law and justice is a d/b/a for christian advocates serving evangelism, inc, a tax-exempt, not-for-profit, religious corporation as defined under section 501(c)(3) of the internal revenue code, specifically dedicated to the ideal that religious freedom and freedom of speech are inalienable, god-given rights. I 115th congress 1st session h r 390 to provide for emergency relief to victims of genocide, crimes against human-ity, and war crimes in iraq and syria, to provide accountability for. Chemical weapons attack in syria images from amateur video show victims of what opposition activists said was a poison gas attack by the assad regime in the damascus suburbs. Summary the syrian genocide began in 2011 with unrest between president bashar al- assad and pro-democratic protesters initially, protests were peaceful until the assad regime dispersed the protesters using violent military force. The syrian government targets and kills its own citizens based on their ethnic, religious or political background according to international observers and reporters, the bashar assad regime conducts mass killings, murders civilians using barrel bombs and chemical weapons, destroys hospitals and blocks humanitarian aid.
The us ambassador to nato said the syrian regime under bashar al-assad had committed 'genocide' in its chemical attack on the town of douma kay hutchison, the us ambassador to nato said the syrian. Greater united states and russian engagement on syria and efforts to reach a political settlement in 2016 failed to significantly reduce egregious violations of human rights and humanitarian law. Chilling new insight into genocide being carried out by isis '60 minutes' gained access to the recently liberated town of sinjar in iraq, near the syrian border.
Syrian president bashar al-assad, right, checks a church damaged by militants during a visit to the christian village of maaloula, near damascus, syria. The syrian genocide is the most wicked systematic extermination campaign in modern history, orchestrated in response to peaceful protests in 2011 dictator bashar al assad has murdered over 400,000 syrian civilians, with a vast majority being lower and middle class members of a single ethnoreligious group of syrian arabs. The us-led coalition’s actions in syria’s raqqa are seen in damascus as genocide, sana news agency said on sunday citing an official source at the syrian foreign ministry “the entire world has witnessed the systematic destruction of raqqa city by the so-called international coalition and the rotten bodies of innocent civilians in the streets of the city and the displacement of the rest.
In order to fully understand the christian genocide currently taking place in syria by the various armed terrorist groups, it’s best to hear directly from christians in syria that have been living this reality for over six years now. The slow, painful fall of aleppo will not, unfortunately, mean the end of war in syria it won’t even mean the end of the slaughter of helpless civilians, which is the tragedy of our times. Declaring these attacks for what they are – genocide – is an important step the truth matters but what happens next is more important.