US-led coalition concedes that hospital in Syria was struck
Orient Net
The US-led coalition against ISIS on Monday conceded that a hospital was struck in eastern Syria. The Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) said in a press release that ..
Assad court passes death sentences against factions leaders
Orient Net
The Assad Criminal Court in Damascus has passed death sentences in absentia against a number of leaders of anti-Assad regime factions in Syria, the Assad Watan newspaper reports. The leader of Jaysh ..
Syrians in al-Rukban camp struck by rainstorm
Orient Net
A rainstorm  struck on Sunday (December 9). It rained heavily for two consecutive hours in the al-Rukban camp for Syrian refugees near the Jordanian border. Orient News obtained footage from inside ..
Syrians' status quo in Daraa under Assad control
Orient Net
Locals in Daraa watch Assad reinforcements reaching their areas in grief, according to reports. Assad militias are setting up checkpoints and forcibly drive the young men to the military conscription. The ..
UNHCR holds bazaar in Jordan to help refugees ahead of winter
Orient Net - Reuters
Nearly 100 refugees from Syria, Iraq, Somalia and Sudan presented their handicrafts in some 35 stalls at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) winter bazaar in the Jordanian Capital ..
Macron to speed up tax cuts, raise wages at historic time
Orient Net
President Emmanuel Macron on Monday (December 10) announced wage rises for the poorest workers and tax cuts for pensioners in further concessions meant to defuse weeks of often violent protests that ..