• The Struggle for Syria: An Update on the Current Crisis
  • CDS CONDEMNS US-LED COALITION’S FAILURE TO COORDINATE WITH MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION
  • CDS SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST ISIS IN SYRIA, DEMANDS CAUTION TO PROTECT CIVILIANS
  • CDS APPLAUDS HOUSE AND SENATE VOTES IN SUPPORT OF MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION
  • CDS Briefs Congress on Syrian Opposition, Urges Vote

CDS CONDEMNS US-LED COALITION’S FAILURE TO COORDINATE WITH MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

Washington DC - On September 10th, 2014 President Barack Obama, remarking on his strategy to combat IS, told the world, “we must strengthen the opposition as the best counterweight to extremists like ISIL.” Since that speech, intense bombing campaigns have begun in Syria, including raids on various non-IS targets, with absolutely no [...]

CDS SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST ISIS IN SYRIA, DEMANDS CAUTION TO PROTECT CIVILIANS

Washington DC - The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, supports last night’s action by a US-led coalition against ISIS in Syria. The international coalition’s campaign began with 47 Tomahawk cruise missiles launched at ISIS targets in Raqqa, where ISIS is headquartered, followed by air strikes in [...]

CDS APPLAUDS HOUSE AND SENATE VOTES IN SUPPORT OF MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

Washington DC - The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, applauds the votes in the House of Representatives and Senate, authorizing training and equipping of vetted Syrian opposition groups. The amendment to H.J.Res.124 was approved Wednesday in the House, by a vote of 273-156, [...]

CDS Briefs Congress on Syrian Opposition, Urges Vote

Washington DC -  The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition of groups representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, participated in a briefing for the House of Representatives on the structure and capabilities of the moderate Syrian opposition.  Mouaz Moustafa, member of the CDS government relations committee, along with Oubai Shahbandar, [...]

 

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The Struggle for Syria: An Update on the Current Crisis

The Struggle for Syria: An Update on the Current Crisis

 

CDS CONDEMNS US-LED COALITION’S FAILURE TO COORDINATE WITH MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

CDS CONDEMNS US-LED COALITION’S FAILURE TO COORDINATE WITH MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

Washington DC - On September 10th, 2014 President Barack Obama, remarking on his strategy to combat IS, told the world, “we must strengthen the opposition as the best counterweight to extremists like ISIL.” Since that speech,...

 

CDS SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST ISIS IN SYRIA, DEMANDS CAUTION TO PROTECT CIVILIANS

CDS SUPPORTS ACTION AGAINST ISIS IN SYRIA, DEMANDS CAUTION TO PROTECT CIVILIANS

Washington DC - The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, supports last night’s action by a US-led coalition against ISIS in Syria. The international coalition’s campaign...

 

CDS APPLAUDS HOUSE AND SENATE VOTES IN SUPPORT OF MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

CDS APPLAUDS HOUSE AND SENATE VOTES IN SUPPORT OF MODERATE SYRIAN OPPOSITION

Washington DC - The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, applauds the votes in the House of Representatives and Senate, authorizing training and equipping of vetted Syrian opposition...

 

CDS Briefs Congress on Syrian Opposition, Urges Vote

CDS Briefs Congress on Syrian Opposition, Urges Vote

Washington DC -  The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition of groups representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, participated in a briefing for the House of Representatives on the structure and capabilities of the moderate Syrian...

 

CDS Extends Condolences to Sotloff Family

CDS Extends Condolences to Sotloff Family

Washington DC – The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition of groups representing over 100,000 Syrian Americans, extends its profound condolences to the Sotloff family following the brutal murder of American reporter Steven...

 

Syrian National Council’s Condolences to the Mother of James Foley

Syrian National Council’s Condolences to the Mother of James Foley

To the Honorable Mrs. Diane Foley:      From the words of an incredible mother I quote: “We have never been prouder of our son Jim. He gave his life trying to expose the world to the suffering of the Syrian people.” We say to you that...

 

Know Your Rights Campaign

Know Your Rights Campaign

As Syrian Americans we recognize and support our government’s need to protect our country.  If you know of any criminal activity occurring in the community, it is your civic duty to report such activity to the appropriate law enforcement...

 

CDS Welcomes UN Security Council Resolution 2165

CDS Welcomes UN Security Council  Resolution 2165

Washington DC - The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS) welcomes Monday’s unanimous passage of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2165, which authorizes cross-border humanitarian aid into Syria without the consent of the...

 

CDS Condemns “Assad” Elections as a Parody of Democracy

CDS Condemns “Assad” Elections as a Parody of Democracy

The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS), a coalition of groups representing over 100,000 Syrian-Americans, condemns and rejects Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s fake “elections” that are scheduled for today in Syria and...