Syrian Observatory For Human Rights News

Waves of people still leaving Islamic State's last Syrian enclave

On Wednesday the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights that monitors the war said preparations were underway in eastern Syria to announce the end of Islamic State there.

Reuters , Africa Mar 7, 2019

Hundreds limp out of besieged ISIS enclave in Syria

Around 10 per cent of the 57,000 people who have fled ISIS’s last bastion since December were jihadists trying to slip back into civilian life, SDF officers and the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights have said.

Punch , Nigeria Mar 6, 2019

Hundreds more people leave besieged Islamic State pocket in Syria

A war monitor, the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights, said there were preparations in eastern Syria to announce the end of Islamic State there.

Reuters , Africa Mar 6, 2019

Qaeda-linked Syria group kills 21 regime forces: monitor

"At dawn, 21 fighters from the regime forces or allied militia were killed in an attack by Ansar al-Tawhid jihadists," the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights said.

EWN , South Africa Mar 2, 2019

Syria force battles into last jihadist pocket | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights monitoring group said seven IS fighters were shot dead by Syria government forces and allied Iranian militiamen.

The Guardian , Nigeria Mar 2, 2019

Hundreds flee Syria jihadist enclave before final assault

According to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights, about 10% of the estimated 50,000 people who fled the last jihadist bastions since December where Isil members trying to slip back into civilian life.

EWN , South Africa Feb 26, 2019

US-backed Syria force hands back to Iraq 130 ISIS jihadists

The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said that around 150 ISIS jihadists and family members were handed back to Iraq.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 22, 2019

Besieged ISIS militants refuse to surrender, ask for an exit

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights, an activist group that monitors the civil war in Syria, said another request by ISIS to be evacuated to neighbouring Iraq was also rejected.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 19, 2019

SDF take control of last Islamic State enclave in east Syria - Observatory

REUTERS/Erik De Castro/File Photo BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights said U.S.-backed fighters seized the last Islamic State enclave in eastern Syria on Saturday after the jihadists who were still there surrendered.

Reuters , Africa Feb 16, 2019

7 children among 16 killed in strike on IS Syria holdout

7 children among 16 killed in strike on IS Syria holdout - monitor Eight women and one elderly man were also among the civilians killed while trying to flee towards the Iraqi border, said Rami Abdel Rahman, the head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

EWN , South Africa Feb 10, 2019