45 dead after another Syria raid

By Middle East Affairs More air strikes hit the rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta in Syria on Tuesday, killing 45 people, AFP reports. This is the third day of another regime bombing campaign. Of those who died, 12 were children, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Today's strikes come just one day after

35 dead in Ghouta after Syria attack

By Middle East Affairs At least 35 people are dead after the Syrian government and its allies attacked eastern Ghouta near Damascus on Monday, Reuters reports. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the death toll included five children and came from air strikes, rocket fire and shelling. Rebel groups in eastern