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CDS LAUDS ONGOING MINORITY PARTICIPATION IN SYRIAN REVOLUTION, SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON KESSAB

CDS LAUDS ONGOING MINORITY PARTICIPATION IN SYRIAN REVOLUTION, SETS THE RECORD STRAIGHT ON KESSAB

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  March 27, 2014 CONTACT: Evan Barrett  (240)507 4215  cbrand@sacouncil.com   CDS LAUDS ONGOING MINORITY PARTICIPATION IN SYRIAN REVOLUTION, SETS THE...

 

Opposition Reports Chemical Attack in Damascus, CDS Calls Upon US and UN to Act

Opposition Reports Chemical Attack in Damascus, CDS Calls Upon US and UN to Act

The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS) condemns in the strongest possible terms the Assad regime’s brutal coordinated chemical attacks in several of Damascus’ suburbs, including Zamalka, Ein Tarma, Douma, and Muadameyeh. According...

 

UFS Declares Columbia’s Acceptance of Jaafari an Affront to Syrian People

UFS Declares Columbia’s Acceptance of Jaafari an Affront to Syrian People

UPDATE (Dec. 1, 2012): Columbia University SIPA graduate student Fernando Peinado writes about Sheherazad Jaafari’s decision not to attend Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs following the uproar from the Syrian...

 

The CDS Applauds France’s Acceptance of a New Syrian Ambassador

The CDS Applauds France’s Acceptance of a New Syrian Ambassador

The Coalition for a Democratic Syria (CDS) applauds France’s acceptance of a new Syrian Ambassador from the recently formed Syrian Opposition Coalition (SOC). CDS congratulates the new envoy, Dr. Mounzir Makhous, on taking this position...

 

American Syrian Coalition Condemns Executions Without Due Process

American Syrian Coalition Condemns Executions Without Due Process

The American Syrian Coalition (ASC) supports those organized battalions of the Free Syria Army (FSA) whose core principles are to protect the Syrian people from the Assad regime, and eventually to transition to a national, accountable defense...

 

Coalition Formed to Unify Voice Against Assad Regime: Four Syrian American Groups Release Joint Statement in Support of Revolution

Coalition Formed to Unify Voice Against Assad Regime: Four Syrian American Groups Release Joint Statement in Support of Revolution

Washington, DC [April 12, 2012] Four Syrian American organizations announced today the formation of the American Syrian Coalition (ASC) in order to work in a unified and empowered voice to support the Syrian revolution for freedom. Members of...

 

UFS Hosts TPS Town Hall and Legal Clinic on April 15 in Bloomfield Township

UFS Hosts TPS Town Hall and Legal Clinic on April 15 in Bloomfield Township

United for a Free Syria (UFS) is hosting a town hall and legal clinic for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) applicants on April 15 in Bloomfield Township, MI. Immigration lawyers will be present to answer questions about TPS and Asylum. Intake...

 

Employment Authorization for Syrian F-1 Nonimmigrant Students

On April 3, 2012, the Secretary of Homeland Security suspended certain regulatory requirements for Syrian F-1 nonimmigrant students, who are experiencing severe economic hardship as a direct result of the civil unrest in Syria since March 2011....

 

A Guide to Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals

A Guide to Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals

Immediately after the Secretary of Homeland Security designated Syria for Temporary Protected Status (“TPS”) on March 29, 2012, United for a Free Syria (UFS) released “A Guide to Temporary Protected Status for Syrian Nationals,” which...

 

UFS Mourns Recent Deaths of Foreign Journalists in Homs, Syria

UFS Mourns Recent Deaths of Foreign Journalists in Homs, Syria

Thursday, February 23, 2011 [Washington, DC] – United For a Free Syria (UFS) mourns the deaths of the men and women who spent their final moments reporting on the brutal crackdown taking place inside Syria. Yesterday, American journalist...