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Jun 15, 2014

Syrian forces retake Armenian village

Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad overran rebel positions in an Armenian border town in northern Syria on Sunday after months of fighting, according to activists and the government...

Jun 15, 2014

Syrian forces retake Armenian village

Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad overran rebel positions in an Armenian border town in northern Syria on Sunday after months of fighting, according to activists and the government...

Jun 23, 2014

Ad network compromise led to rogue page redirects on Reuters site

Users who accessed some stories on the Reuters website Sunday were redirected to a message from hackers criticizing the news agency’s coverage of Syria. The attack was carried out by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), a hacker group that’s publicly su... #Syria #Bashar al-Assad

Jun 21, 2014

Iraq, Syria enmeshed in explosive conflict as Sunni militants carve out cross border fiefdom

In a reflection of how intertwined the Syria and Iraq conflicts have become, thousands of Shiite Iraqi militiamen helping President Bashar Assad crush the Sunni-led uprising against him are returning home, putting a strain on the overstretched Syrian... #Syria #Iraq

Jun 15, 2014

Syrian forces retake Armenian village

Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad overran rebel positions in an Armenian border town in northern Syria on Sunday after months of fighting, according to activists and the government... #Syria #Iraq

Jun 14, 2014

Seeing Their Gains at Risk, Shiites Flock to Join Militias

Skills honed on behalf of President Bashar al-Assad will be used for militia groups battling the Sunnis who are driving toward Baghdad... #Baghdad #Bashar al-Assad

Jun 14, 2014

Seeing Their Gains at Risk, Shiites Flock to Join Militias

Skills honed on behalf of President Bashar al-Assad will be used for militia groups battling the Sunnis who are driving toward Baghdad... #Baghdad #Bashar al-Assad

Jun 30, 2014

Bashar al-Assad's deadly chemical weapons stockpile to be destroyed at sea

The Cape Ray will be accompanied by armed guards throughout the six-stage journey that take its cargo of nerve agents and mustard gas from Syria to Finland via a mafia-plagued port in southern Italy... #Syria #Finland #Bashar al-Assad

Jul 04, 2014

UK military's secret plan to train Syrian rebels to topple Bashar al-Assad

General Sir David Richards' bid for 100,000-strong force had support from US heavyweights but was shelved as too risky The British military drew up a secret plan two years ago to train a 100,000-strong Syrian rebel force aimed at toppling president B... #David Richards #Bashar al-Assad #United States #Barack Obama #Syria #Jordan #Turkey

Jul 04, 2014

UK military's secret plan to train Syrian rebels to topple Bashar al-Assad

General Sir David Richards' bid for 100,000-strong force had support from US heavyweights but was shelved as too risky Continue reading..... #David Richards #Bashar al-Assad #United States #Barack Obama #Syria #Jordan #Turkey