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Syria: Bread prices by province

Bread prices in Syria vary widely from province to province: In Damascus, a standard 1kg bag of bread costs between SP35-75 ($.20-.40). To the south, in Daraa province, the pric...
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Syria Direct: News Update 7-7-15

Regime barrel bombs as rebels inch closer to east Aleppo Regime helicopters reportedly launched a chlorine-gas barrel bomb raid on Tuesday against a recently lost military resear...
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Syria Direct: News Update 6-24-15

Islamic State conducts three-pronged Hasakah suicide attack The Islamic State carried out a triple suicide attack on Kurdish and regime forces in Al-Hasakah city Wednesday, leavi...
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Syria Direct: News Update 6-18-15

Suwayda residents force regime to release Druze sheikh Police in Suwayda arrested and then released a leader belonging to the Sheikhs of Dignity movement on Wednesday after facin...
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Syria Direct: News Update 6-15-15

Balaus: No military service for ‘sons of Suwayda’ The Sheikhs of Dignity issued a strongly worded Sunday excusing Druze young men from mandatory service in the Syrian...