Syrian Observatory For Human Rights News

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

Heavy clashes as US-backed forces battle IS in Syria

The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights reported heavy clashes between both sides on Sunday morning, as coalition planes and artillery bombarded jihadist positions.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces final push against IS

More than 37,000 people, mostly wives and children of jihadist fighters, have fled IS territory since the SDF intensified its offensive in December, according to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces ‘final battle’ against ISIS

More than 37,000 people, mostly wives and children of jihadist fighters, have fled ISIS territory since the SDF intensified its offensive in December, according to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

US-backed Syria force announces final push against IS | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

More than 37,000 people, mostly wives and children of jihadist fighters, have fled IS territory since the SDF intensified its offensive in December, according to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

IS down to less than 1% of original 'caliphate'

More than 37,000 people, mostly wives and children of jihadist fighters, have fled IS territory since the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, backed by the US-led coalition, intensified its offensive in December, according to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

EWN , South Africa Feb 6, 2019

Trapped in shrinking Syria holdout, IS turns to human shields | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

More than 36,000 people, mostly women and children from jihadist families, have fled since December via humanitarian corridors opened up by the SDF, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 3, 2019

After joining Isis aged 15, German woman asks to go home

More than 36,000 people have fled the SDF assault on the so-called "Hajin pocket" since early December, according to the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor that relies on a network of sources inside the country.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 2, 2019