- Civil Society
- Government & Pro-Government Forces
- Opposition Groups & Rebel Forces
- Religious & Ethnic Groups
Salamiyeh Bombings Strike the Heart of Syria’s Peaceful Revolt
For two years Salamiyeh, the Ismaili-majority city 20 miles east of Hama, has skirted much of the violence unleashed on its neighbors despite hosting large anti-government protests. It’s created an environment of political tolerance that differs from Assad regime strongholds and territories held by rebels.