1:19pm , Tuesday 14th August 2018

Defective Law Encourages Child Molestation

Ahlam, 14, struggles to shut out the bitter childhood memories when she was molested and raped by her father. She looks forward to barry her disappointments to save what she can from her childhood innocence, defying ...

Syria's Prescription Drug Abuse

A study carried out by “Stocks and markets”, a Syrian business magazine, has revealed that most pharmacies in Damascus decline to sell medications containing substance dependence ingredients without prescription, even though some violate related Ministry ...

Poisonous Medical Waste Invade Syria (2/2)

At a time when the Western world is seeking to cut down the use of medical incinerators because they spread toxic emissions, and despite opposition from Syria's Ministries of Health and of Environment, four new ...

From Self-harm to Jihadist

Al Hayat- The voice of the muezzin (caller for the prayer) from the Harbah mosque in Bab al-Tabaneh called for al-Asr (afternoon) prayer. Abu Bakr set aside the box of vegetables he was carrying, cleaned ...

The Last Chapter in the Life of a Drug Addict

“It was a painful moment when I lost my friend to an overdose of heroin; he passed out and turned blue in the face with foam in his mouth.” This is how Imad , 21, ...