May 31, 2018 4:11 pm
The United States, which supports the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, operates air bases and outposts in the Kurdish-administered region.
April 07, 2018 1:34 pm
In total, 24 Russian officials and tycoons face new restrictions while a dozen companies were targeted as Washington stepped up its condemnation of Russia's actions in recent years, support for Syrian President Bashar Assad, hacking attacks and meddling in Western elections.
January 22, 2014 1:02 pm
More than 130,000 people have died in Syria's conflict, and more than a quarter of the population of 23 million now live as refugees.
September 09, 2013 1:27 am
The United States has accused Syrian President Bashar Assads government of using chemical weapons in an August 21 assault
March 24, 2012 1:04 am
The decisions arent legally binding,but are seen as an indicator of the international communitys stance.
February 05, 2012 2:14 am
This is the second time that Russia and China have carried out their double veto after the first on October 5
August 19, 2011 12:41 am
Obama joined by UK,France,Germany,EU; orders new sanctions on Syria.
July 03, 2011 2:00 am
Syrian President Bashar Assad dismissed the governor of the key central city of Hama,after one of the largest protests to demand an end to Assads authoritarian regime.
May 24, 2011 12:38 am
The European Union imposed sanctions Monday on Syrian President Bashar Assad because of his governments continuing crackdown on anti-government protesters.
April 19, 2011 12:35 am
The State Department has been secretly financing opponents of Syrian President Bashar Assad,The Washington Post reported.