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Preface: More than 2,500 children from different age stages in the eastern country side of Daraa have been suffering from the risks of exploitation, poverty and recruitment in military operations and illiteracy due to the children denial of education and abandonment of their schools, which are no longer suitable for the teaching process for many reasons., according to a Syrians for Truth and Justice reporter in Daraa, who tried to shed light on the suffering of children and warn against neglecting their educational aspect after dozens of schools have been out of service. There...
Preface: Syrian government forces, backed by its ally Russian forces, continued their military escalation on cities and towns of Eastern Ghouta in Damascus countryside, despite signing sustained agreements on May 4, 2017, that identified de-escalation zones in Syria. Representatives of sponsored states in the Astana Talks (Russia, Turkey and Iran) signed Memorandum of Understanding/MOU/  to establish de-escalation zones[1] in Syria; one of the most important items of the agreement is that establishment of de-escalation zones will initially last 6 months, extendable automatically by consensus guarantor states. The agreement also states...
Packground: Despite the agreement on deciding "de-escalation" zones in Syria between several international actors to the Syrian conflict, indiscriminate and deliberate attacks have not fully ceased. Recording violations of international law and of "de-escalation” agreement are still reported on a daily basis in Syria. Targeting public facilities are not the last of these violations, in particular hospitals and medical centers, which the pace of their attacks increased in September 2017 when at least two medical centers were bombed in Eastern Ghouta prior to the Astana conference on 14 September 2017, in addition to six attacks against...