Syria

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Demonstrators hold signs during an anti-war protest after President Donald Trump launched airstrikes in Syria, April 15, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo : Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
"We call on the U.S. government to meaningfully investigate all claims of civilian casualties and to be transparent about who is killed and harmed in U.S. military operations"
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
The condemnation of world leaders comes as Iran and European diplomats work to...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Syrian government denounced the Israeli bombing campaign as "aggressive conduct...

Further

Fleeing the Syrian war, thousands of Syrian and Palestinian refugees daily attempt to cross the Mediterranean to Italy, where they pay human traffickers to smuggle them to Sweden and political asylum. Many die at sea before they ever get to make their journey inside an already unwelcoming "Fortress Europe." Tired of witnessing so much death at sea and in war, an international group of activists and filmmakers dressed five Syrian and Palestinian refugees in wedding garb to get them across Europe...