Daraa, Syria, Apr. 11, 2018. A group of media activists in Daraa governorate, Southern Syria, form a media office called the "Syrian Southern Media Office". Representatives of the governorate council and the Free Lawyers Association, which will provide a legal adviser to the media office, attended the opening ceremony in the city of Jassem, western Daraa. One of the tasks of the media office is to train media professionals and cover the projects of local councils and organizations working in the governorate, according to one of the office staff, Mutasim al-Hassan. On Feb. 20, the Fingerprint Organization completed a training course for local council media offices in Daraa, in cooperation with the free Daraa governorate council.