October 23, 2013
Israel reconfirmed Wednesday that they would plan to prevent any transfer of military arms to militants in Syria, coinciding with a reported Israeli airstrike on the Syria-Lebanese border.
US and Russian officials will meet with UN Special Representative for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, early next month to prepare for a full Syria peace conference in the Swiss capital.
So the truth comes out: Jumana Murad has a man after all! The Syrian actress recently tied the knot in a private ceremony, not long after saying that she was happily single. What gives on the secrecy?
14 women who were being held in Syria have been released as part of the hostage exchange for two kidnapped Turkish pilots, a human rights activist said Wednesday.
Syrian government forces battled with Al Qaeda linked rebels in a Christian majority town and on the strategic Homs-Damascus highway on Tuesday, according to state media reports and activists.
October 22, 2013
After a long day of discussion Tuesday in London between Western and Arab powers and Syrian opposition leaders, the parties collectively announced that President Bashar al-Assad should be excluded from future government positions.
Government warplanes attacked rebels near Aleppo and Damascus and shelling campaigns from both sides Tuesday killed civilians countrywide.
With many Syrian refugees working illegally in Jordan, the kingdom is prepared to start a mass exit if work permits aren't established by November 2013.
Singer Fulla wanted to honor the legendary George Wassouf, and she did, with a remix of one of his greatest hits.
Syria considers attending Geneva talks while Assad personally considers re-election.
In a television interview with Syria's Al Mayadeen TV, Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad has expressed optimism that he would continue to stay in power in Syria.
October 21, 2013
Lakhdar Brahimi, UN envoy for Syria arrived in Baghdad on Monday to hold talks with Iraqi leaders aimed at garnering support for Syria peace talks in Geneva next month.
Syrian government warplanes striked rebel-held areas southeast of Damascus Monday and regime troops continued onslaught of Moadamiyet al-Sham.
Syria has not shown proof of keeping hostage exchange agreement regarding almost 200 female detainees.
October 20, 2013
Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said on Sunday a peace conference on Syria is set for Nov. 23 in Geneva following a meeting at the League’s headquarters in Cairo.