Damascus Center for Human Rights Studies (DCHRS)

DCHRS observes the humanitarian disaster in Tal Shihab

Damascus – 24/07/2013 – The Damascus Centre for Human Rights Studies monitored the humanitarian situation of- five thousands displaced Syrians from the city of Nawa. The city of Nawa was heavily bombarded by the regime forces killing and wounding many citizens, destroying a large number of buildings and infrastructure, and forcing the rest of the residents to flee and seek refuge at the city of Tal Shihab.

Syria: Security Council Should Demand Humanitarian Access, Barring Humanitarian Groups Contributed to al-Qusayr Deaths

July 15, 2013 – The United Nations Security Council, during its debate on July 16, 2013, should call for the Syrian government and armed opposition groups to grant humanitarian organizations access to civilians and wounded trapped by fighting in Syria . The government and opposition groups should ensure safe passage for civilians and medical treatment for all those wounded.