November 1, 2013
Jordan’s interior minister stressed on the importance of cooperating on intelligence gathering between countries.
United Nations envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi said Friday that the proposed Geneva peace conference to end the war in Syria could not be held without the participation of the opposition.
Called by some security officials and Assad supporters as the “Starvation until Submission Campaign,” Syrian regime troops are using siege tactics to oust rebels from their stronghold areas, but at a fatal cost to thousands of starving civilians.
October 31, 2013
International Amnesty is calling for international support to help Jordan end its border restriction on Syrian refugees.
A syrian air defense base was reportedly destroyed early Thursday in missile attack, Lebanese and Syrian media say Israel is behind the attack.
The UN chemical watchdog, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) told reporters Thursday that is "satisfied" that is has verified and destroyed all chemical arm production equipment and facilities in Syria.
Al-Qaeda affiliated ISIL representative Abu Abdulrahman told reporters about how al-Qaeda recruits are arriving in Turkish bordertown safehouses before entering Syria to fight the Free Syrian Army.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warns of the crucial need for Syria to participate in peace talks in what is being called Geneva II.
Three people were arrested after a a van from Syria was seized at an East Lebanon checkpoint.
Six people were killed as the Syrian army shelled a neighborhood in Damascus.
October 30, 2013
Fifty Syrian refugees are dead from malnutrition after being stuck at Jordanian border due to ongoing shelling in the area.
Lakhdar Brahimi will meet with Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus Wednesday.
October 29, 2013
1,800 civilians were able to flee a besieged suburb of Damascus Tuesday due to a rare moment of cooperation and coordination between Syrian government and rebel forces.
Syria's Deputy Prime Minister Qadri Jamil was fired from his post Tuesday for participating in unauthorized foreign meetings following his return from talks on the proposed Geneva peace talks with US representatives.
Jordan tried three Syrians on Tuesday for allegedly trying to smuggle 36 detonators into Syria for anti-government rebels.