Resources on Syria

News Sources

  • Enab Baladi
  • Enab Baladi is an independent Syrian nonprofit 501(c)(3) media organization. It was established in 2011 by a group of citizen journalists and activists from Daraya, a Syrian town in Damascus suburbs. The name “Enab Baladi” means “The Grapes of My Country” and is aimed at covering news on the ground and conveying the peaceful message of the Syrian people.
  • Orient News
  • News, analysis, and programmes on the Syrian conflict.
  • The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
  • The SOHR was founded in May of 2006. It believes in Human Rights, from inside and outside the country, documenting the Human Rights situation in Syria and reporting all Human Rights violations, filing reports and spreading it across a broad Human Rights and Media range. The SOHR is not associated or linked to any political body.
  • Syria Deeply
  • Syria Deeply is an independent digital media project led by journalists and technologists that explores a new model of storytelling around a global crisis.
  • ANA Press
  • ANA New-Media Association was founded to support citizen journalism in Syria.
  • Syria:direct
  • Syria Direct is a non-profit journalism organization that produces timely, credible coverage of Syria while training highly talented, aspiring Syrian and American journalists in professional news-gathering and accurate, in-depth reporting.


  • Syrian Network for Human Rights
  • SNHR is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental, non-profit organization founded in June 2011 which documents violations committed by all parties within the Syrian conflict.
  • Violations Documentation Center
  • The Violations Documentation Center in Syria was born in June 2011 to ensure a careful and independent documentation of all kinds of violations of human rights taking place in Syria.

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