Eastern Ghouta

Axios: U.S. pressure needed to prop up imperiled Syrian ceasefire

Axios: U.S. pressure needed to prop up imperiled Syrian ceasefire

The Assad regime continues to flout the UN Security Council’s resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria. Meanwhile, a Russian plan for a humanitarian corridor into Eastern Ghouta has collapsed amid renewed fighting, a sign that Moscow is not yet serious about reigning in their client in Damascus.

RI Condemns Assad Regime Violation of UN Ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta

RI Condemns Assad Regime Violation of UN Ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta

Refugees International condemns in the strongest possible terms the attack over the weekend on Eastern Ghouta by the Assad regime in direct contravention of Saturday’s unanimous UN Security Council resolution 2401 calling for an immediate nationwide ceasefire. That attack coupled ground forces with air bombardment, reportedly including the use of chemical weapons.