Posts Tagged ‘Syria Conflict’

ISIS kill 15 truffle hunters in central Syria

Monday, March 27th, 2023
ISIS kill 15 truffle hunters

Islamic State (ISIS) militants have killed 15 people who were foraging for desert truffles in central Syria, according to a war monitor. The victims, who included seven civilians and eight pro-regime fighters, were reportedly attacked on Thursday by ISIS fighters who slit their throats. Another 40 people are currently missing. The Syrian desert truffles are Read more

Make money transfers to Syria possible

Thursday, March 18th, 2021

Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) wants the European Union and the United States to help get humanitarian aid to Syria. The charity says it is unable to make money transfers to the local Church despite humanitarian exemptions to sanctions against Syria. ACNs call for help came on the 10th anniversary of Read more