Decade-long Israeli embargo impoverishes Gazans

New statistics released by the Palestinian authorities reveal rapidly declining living conditions in the Gaza Strip, whose two million inhabitants continue to struggle under a decade-long Israeli blockade. 

Assad regime carried out 215 chemical attacks in Syria

The Bashar al-Assad regime, which claimed to have destroyed its stock of chemical weapons, continues unfettered attacks on Syrian civilians. Since the beginning of the civil war, the regime forces have carried out 215 chemical attacks.