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Syria uprising


Syria: Aid convoy hit trying to reach besieged Homs

February 09, 2014 11:45 am

The conflict has killed 130,000 people, driven millions from their homes and devastated whole districts of Syrian cities - particularly Homs.

Syria: Peace envoy Brahimi in talks with President Bashar al-Assad

October 30, 2013 3:59 pm

Envoy Brahimi said the Geneva talks would be between the Syrian parties and only Syrians would decide their future.

New Saudi-supplied missiles may boost rebels in south Syria

August 15, 2013 8:36 pm

Saudi fears of a 'jihadist haven' close to its border has led it to supply arms to the rebel faction.

New Iranian president Rouhani vows support for Syrian president Assad

August 05, 2013 10:17 am

Expresses confidence that no power can uproot close Iran-Syria ties.

50 killed,170 injured in deadly Damascus blasts

May 10, 2012 2:14 pm

This is the deadliest attack on Syrian capital since the uprising began 14 months ago.

More than 200 killed in govt assault in Syria: activists

February 04, 2012 4:35 pm

Govt says assault reports are a part of campaign of incitement by armed groups against Syria.

Arms smugglers thrive on Syrian uprising

November 26, 2011 11:32 am

Unrest has sent demand for weapons soaring,doubling prices for Kalashnikov rifles,other weapons.

US,allies all but rule out Syria military intervention

August 24, 2011 4:32 pm

Western countries feel that Syria's Opposition is not organised and faces a strong regime.

Syrian forces kill 34 despite Assad pledge

August 20, 2011 10:14 am

Thousands of people rallied across the Arab nation with renewed vigour demanding political freedoms.

Syrian govt crackdown may be crime against humanity: UN

August 19, 2011 2:36 pm

A UN fact-finding commission has found evidence of widespread violations of human rights in the country.