October 10, 2013
The Arab League and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called for Bashar Al-Assad's regime and the rebel forces to declare a ceasefire for the week of Eid al-Adha.
The European Union is preparing itself for a possible "massive" influx of Syrian refugees as the UN estimates predict the number of displaced Syrians to reach 3.5 million by the end of 2013.
Scores of rebel and regime fighters were killed in Damascus on Wednesday after President Bashar Assad's forces launched a brutal offensive south of the capital.
A video posted on the internet showing members of Lebanon’s Hezbollah militia executing wounded Syrian rebels may reignite political and social tensions throughout the Middle East, particularly in Lebanon.
October 9, 2013
The head of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons called for a temporary ceasefire in Syria's civil war Wednesday to ensure that chemical inspectors meet their disarmament deadlines.
Syrian opposition rebels seized a guard post near Daraa and now control border lands between Daraa and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Rebels and pro-regime forces also clashed in the Damascus province and Idlib Wednesday.
Journalist Bilal Ahmad Bilal has been missing/detained in Syria since 2011. The risk of abduction for journalists in Syria is at an all-time high.
The security leaks made by former security agent Edward Snowden are serving the agenda of terrorists, including those in the Middle East, MI5 Director General Andrew Parker said Tuesday.
Kinda Hanna will be showing off her athletic skills in a new thriller TV series. Hey, she does have a black belt in karate after all!
The head of the UN urged more humanitarian action in Syria late Tuesday after a day of renewed violence on the Syrian-Lebanese border.
October 8, 2013
Turkish Prime Minister Recept Tayyip Erdogan met with Hamas chief Khalid Mashaal Tuesday in Ankara. Erdogan also publicly denounced Turkey's involvement with al-Qaeda linked groups in response to Syria's Assad's accusations earlier Tuesday.
Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons announced Tuesday that a second team of inspectors will be sent to Syria to reinforce its mission to destroy all chemical weapon arsenals in the country by mid-2014.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the Syrian government was being cooperative in the mission to destroy its chemical weapons stockpiles.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov say they have a "common understanding" of how to best eliminate Syria's chemical weapon arsenal.
UN team of 100 experts has a dangerous mission ahead in destroying Syria's chemical weapons stores.