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Preface: With blatant disregard of all the warnings of the international community and UN, pro-government forces launched a major military escalation against Daraa Governorate, as from 15 to 20 June 2018. According to STJ researchers, many eyewitnesses and activists from Daraa, Syrian forces began to mount a major offensive against the armed opposition factions held areas by bringing reinforcements from various regions of the country a short time ago. The scale of these reinforcements became wider since June 18, 2018, as the Syrian regime started to send massive military convoys and reinforcements towards Daraa
Introduction: Syrian regular forces and their allies continue their military escalation in the northern countryside of Hama in May 2018, but a large portion of the shelling this time affected the agricultural land that people rely on as the main source of livelihood.  According to many eyewitnesses and testimonies of the locals in those areas, the Syrian regular forces have escalated their bombardment on the agricultural land located in the towns and cities of Ltamenah and Kafr Zita, Latmeen and Kafr Nbudah[1] since April 2018, and targeted them...
Introduction: At least four persons killed and up to 50 injured, including women and children, after a huge explosion that shook al-Thelatheen Street in Idlib city[1]- the province center- on 26 May 2018. STJ obtained several testimonies confirmed that the explosion was because of a car bomb that had been parked near the residential neighborhoods in the street, resulting in the death of two children along with two women, and causing considerable material damage to adjacent shops and residential buildings. This is not the first time Idlib city is being...