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"Superficially, Assad said many of the right things, appearing conciliatory and eager to involve Western governments in his
Syrian forces have been trying to dislodge insurgents from Jobar, which was captured by anti-Assad fighters in 2013. While
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad are following a formula in which the common denominator is to embarrass the United States, Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said Sunday.
"Basically since Yalta we've had an assumption that borders are basically going to be borders, and once that comes into question
Sergei Stepashin, who served as prime minister in 1999 under then-President Boris Yeltsin and now heads a charitable organization
At the time, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported shelling in the area where the president had gone to pray, with
"Most people say Assad has acted very illogically: Why would he release chemical weapons on his own people when it brought
Hundreds of Syrians were killed in a chemical weapons attack outside of Damascus that comes just as UN chemical weapons inspectors are visiting the country.
BEIRUT, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Syria denied reports on Wednesday that chemical weapons had been used in an attack on the eastern
Activists from the grassroots Local Coordination Committee reported at least 30 bodies had been brought to one field hospital
"If aid continues to be prevented from crossing to the other side of the front line, every Syrian civilian who survives this
"But it's also clear that the opposition continues to make gains in Syria and our concern is that if they feel like the regime
Syrian state media regularly accuse rebels of kidnap, murder and now, stealing medicine. "Many times, myself and other doctors
"They've gone for the children - for whatever purposes - in large numbers. Hundreds detained and's just horrendous
E-mails exchanged with her husband, obtained by Britain's Guardian newspaper and seen by Reuters, showed her spending tens
"This is the beginning of a process and the joint special envoy feels the process is on the right track," Fawzi told Reuters
My people, who have faced death bare-chested and singing, are at this very moment being subjected to a campaign of violence like never before. Our rebel towns face sieges unprecedented in the history of world revolutions.
By Khaled Yacoub Oweis Rami Abdelrahman, who heads the British-based Observatory, told Reuters the unarmed victims were a
While the mainstream media focuses on the political game of chess the world's most powerful leaders are involved in, the contribution of Syrian women in the battle for freedom continues to be under-reported.
The escalation of violence in Syria makes the pundit query of the week: Is Syria descending into civil war? My answer: NO, it is so much worse than that. A number of harsh realities support my claim.