For volunteers at Syria Civil Defense, known as the White Helmets, every day brings a battle to save innocent lives. But the violence shows no sign of slowing down.
Hundreds of White Helmet rescuers and their families were dramatically brought out of Syria last month. But the organization says thousands of volunteers need continued support inside the country.
The Israeli military says it has rescued hundreds of members of a Syrian volunteer organization from a volatile border area in Syria's southwest. It's the first such intervention by Israel in Syria's civil war.
Hundreds of members of the Syrian Civil Defense aid organization have been evacuated from Syria. Its director told DW that the aid workers are in grave danger due to regime attacks.
The Syrian Civil Defense, also known as the Syrian White Helmets, have been awarded the 'Alternative Nobel Prize' this evening in Stockholm. What role does their humanitarian work play in the Syrian conflict?
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