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Preface Thousands of IDPs crowded makeshift camps in rural Ma`arat al-Nu`man, as they fled Damascus, Homs, Hama and Daraa as a result of military operations. All of the 13 camps residents there, continue to suffer and their life get tougher day after day, since they lack basic human needs such as safe water, medical care, and education, and the situation get worse as the winter approaches. According to STJ field researcher, 15, 000 people fled the eastern countryside of Hama to these camps as a result of the fighting between the armed...
On August 2, 2018, one woman was killed and 27 others were injured, including women and children, as a result of a huge explosion that shook the east neighborhood of Idlib city[1]- city center. According to several testimonies obtained by STJ, the blast was due to a car bomb parked near a residential building and the building of Ministry of Justice and Local Administration of the Salvation government that follows Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS). The blast caused considerable material damage to the civilians' houses and property as well.  Until the date of writing...
The Salvation Government[1] operating in Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS[2])-controlled areas in Idlib city demanded to move the internally displaced people- who came from different parts of Syria and resided in scattered schools throughout Idlib province- to towns of Kafriya and al-Fu'ah, which were evacuated recently from all their residents, being civilians or militaries, under an agreement[3] reached between HTS and Iran on July 16, 2018.       An official statement released by the Salvation Government on August 7, 2018, attributed the reason to ask to get out...