July 24, 2012
Syrian rebels have accused the regime of President Bashar al-Assad of moving chemical weapons to airports, after a threat by Damascus to use these weapons in case of "external aggression".
July 23, 2012
Syria on Monday rejected the latest offer by the Arab League for President Assad to leave the country.
While Syrian soldiers battle to regain control on neighborhoods in Damascus and Aleppo, the country's second largest city, international pressure is mounting on President Assad.
July 22, 2012
The Syrian army regained control Sunday of the border crossing with the Iraqi town of Rabiya, which the insurgency seized the day before
The Russian ambassador to France, Alexander Orlov, said Sunday it is "hard to imagine" that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad would stay in power
On Saturday, Syrian rebels controlled several border crossings with Iraq and Turkey, which are vital for the supply of weapons.
July 21, 2012
A mutiny is underway in the central prison of Homs, said an opposition activist Saturday. He fears "a massacre" in the facility by the regime forces.
Fighting continued Saturday for the second consecutive day in Aleppo, Syria's second city, between rebels and the Syrian army, which gained ground Friday in Damascus during a murderous day with over 200 dead.
July 20, 2012
The soldiers of the Syrian army regained control of the Midan district in the capital Damascu
July 19, 2012
Syrian state television on Thursday broadcast images of Bashar al-Assad at the presidential palace in Damascus, cutting short speculation fueled by his silence following the attack against his inner circle the previous day.
Israel will prevent refugees from entering the Golan Heights, warned Thursday the Israeli defense minister, Ehud Barak, during a site visit.
While fighting continues in Damascus, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad is in the city of Latakia, located along the Mediterranean Sea, from where he coordinates the response to yesterday's bombing
Omar Suleiman, the Egyptian intelligence chief under the regime of Hosni Mubarak, died in the U.S. during medical examinations, a relative said on Thursday.
Washington believes that the Syrian regime was "losing control", stressing the urgency of a political transition to "avoid a long and bloody civil war."
July 18, 2012
The Chief of Staff of the Syrian Army, Fahd al-Freij, was Wednesday named as the new defense minister, announced the national news agency SANA.