Delivering difficult news to our supporters does not get any easier, but it is nevertheless important. Last Saturday, April 7, #Douma experienced a devastating chemical attack. Douma is a town in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta, a suburban region near Damascus. The attack was not the first devastating attack on civilians in Eastern Ghouta this year.

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WGN 9: ‘Major decision’ on Syria in next 48 hours, Trump says

SCN Executive Director and Founder, Suzanne Akhras Sahloul, was recently interviewed by WGN 9 TV in Chicago about the U.S. response to a chemical weapons attack on civilians in Douma, Syria. “If we allow the use of chemical warfare to become the norm, then what’s the point of having the United Nations and laws? Anyone can just do anything they want,” Akhras Sahloul said. Read the full article and watch the interview on the WGN 9 website.

Attend “Lost and Guided” on May 7 at Goodman Theater in Chicago

Syrian Community Network invites you to attend “Lost and Guided” on May 7, 2018 at Goodman Theater in Chicago. “Lost and Guided” is an original play based on interviews conducted with Syrian refugees. Approximately 90% of the script was taken directly from interview transcripts.

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