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Sep 28, 2015
US-Russia standoff over Assad could aggravate the crisis in SyriaSyria is already suffering from crushed blades and what is left could now be fodder for another round of cold war between Russia and the United States.
Aug 30, 2013
Is Bashar al-Assad's 11-year-old son daring the US on Facebook to attack Syria?A Facebook post daring America to attack has appeared online, and appears to have been written by the 11-year-old son of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad.
Jun 22, 2012
25 killed in fresh Syria massacreAt least 25 people were massacred on Friday by "terrorists" in Syria's northern province of Aleppo.
Jun 15, 2012
EU to Syrian regime: No more caviar, fancy carsThe European Council says a ban will begin Sunday on exporting to Syria some luxury items or "dual use" goods that could be used for internal repression.
Jun 02, 2012
French president says Syria's Assad has to goHollande advocated for pressure and sanctions to force out the Syrian leader, continuing France's tough line on the country, where an anti-government uprising has raged for more than a year.
Apr 14, 2012
Syria forces shell Homs as UN votes on observersUnited Nations Security Council is tentatively scheduled to vote on a Western-Arab draft resolution authorising an advance UN team to monitor the fragile ceasefire which aims to end 13 months of bloodshed during the uprising against Assad.
Apr 12, 2012
Fighting rages in countdown to Syria truceBEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria was due to observe a ceasefire from dawn on Thursday, but its fierce attacks on opposition neighbourhoods in the run up to the U.N. deadline fuelled widespread doubts it would comply.
Mar 24, 2012
Asma Assad: The pretty face of a brutal regimeAs Syria's bloodshed deepens, the British-born first lady has become an object of contempt for many, a Marie Antoinette figure who shopped online for crystal-encrusted Christian Louboutin stilettos while her country burned.
Dec 12, 2011
Syrian troops clash with army defectorsSyrian troops battled army defectors on Sunday in clashes that set several military vehicles ablaze. The fighting and other violence around the nation killed at least eight people.
Oct 13, 2011
Clashes between Syrian troops, defectors kills 13Syrian troops today clashed with armed men believed to be military defectors in a southern village and a northwestern town, killing at least 13 people.