Syrian Crisis

Syria frees abducted French journalists after 10 months

Syria frees abducted French journalists after 10 months

Apr 19, 2014

Four French journalists kidnapped in Syria almost a year ago have been freed.

Syria negotiator says Homs once again a "theatre of death"

Syria negotiator says Homs once again a "theatre of death"

Apr 18, 2014

BEIRUT (Reuters) - International mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said on Thursday that a deal between trapped fighters and civilians in Homs city and the Sy...

Jordanian warplanes destroy vehicles trying to cross from Syria - spokesman

Jordanian warplanes destroy vehicles trying to cross from Syria - spokesman

Apr 16, 2014

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordanian warplanes hit and destroyed several vehicles trying to cross the border from Syria, a government spokesman said on Wednes...

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Apr 16, 2014

DUBAI/RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia, rattled by regional turmoil that has destabilised the Middle East, is intensifying a crackdown on domestic dis...

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Apr 16, 2014

DUBAI/RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia, rattled by regional turmoil that has destabilised the Middle East, is intensifying a crackdown on domestic dis...

Saudi spy chief, architect of Syria policy, replaced

Saudi spy chief, architect of Syria policy, replaced

Apr 16, 2014

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh's attempts to bring down Syrian President Basha...

Saudi spy chief, architect of Syria policy, replaced

Saudi spy chief, architect of Syria policy, replaced

Apr 16, 2014

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh's attempts to bring down Syrian President Basha...

Rebel videos show first U.S.-made rockets in Syria

Rebel videos show first U.S.-made rockets in Syria

Apr 16, 2014

LONDON (Reuters) - Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant Americ...

Security Council sees grim images of those dead in Syria

Security Council sees grim images of those dead in Syria

Apr 15, 2014

France, which is hosting the closed-door meeting, says the photos to be displayed are part of a collection of 55,000 digital images of Syrians who wer...

UN Security Council to see grim images of those killed in Syria war

UN Security Council to see grim images of those killed in Syria war

Apr 15, 2014

On Tuesday, the Security Council will meet privately to view projected slides of the dead, who offer mute testimony to the savagery of a Syrian civil ...

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