Syria

October 31, 2008

04:32 GMT

The Syrian actor Samer Al Masri, who played the role of ‘Al Aqid Abu Shahab’ in the famous Syrian television drama series “Bab AL Harah” (Neighborhood Door), denied rumors that he will not appear in t

October 30, 2008

13:30 GMT

Tens of thousands of Syrians turned out Thursday for a massive protest against a deadly U.S. raid near the Iraqi border.

October 29, 2008

15:22 GMT

Syria demanded Wednesday that the U.S. and Iraq apologize for an American commando raid mounted from Iraqi territory that killed eight people.

October 28, 2008

14:41 GMT

The Syrian authorities have ordered that an American school and a U.S. cultural center in Damascus be closed in response to a deadly raid by American

October 27, 2008

16:34 GMT

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem on Monday accused the United States of "terrorist aggression" over a deadly raid on a village near the Syria-Ira

07:31 GMT

Syria on Monday condemned a U.S. commando raid on a border village in which it said eight civilians, including four children, died.

October 26, 2008

19:43 GMT

Syria said on Sunday U.S. helicopters attacked a Syrian town near the Iraqi border, killing at least nine people.

October 23, 2008

16:07 GMT

The economy of Syria grew moderately over the last few years as can be portrayed in the real GDP growth rate which averaged approximately 5% between 2001 and 2006. Nominal GDP grew significantly by 14

15:26 GMT

EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana held talks on Thursday with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on the Middle East peace process and regional issue

04:38 GMT

Syrian artist Rowaida has released a new song called “Ana Indi Litha” (I Have Desires), written by the poet Josef Bodamis and produced by ‘Al Anoud Production’

October 20, 2008

14:49 GMT

Director Mustafa Al Shaal has nominated the Syrian actress Jomanah Murad for the role of the late singer ‘Asmahan’ on the television drama series “Farid Al Atrash”

October 17, 2008

21:00 GMT

A fire in a commercial building in northern Syria killed 10 people and wounded 15 others Friday, said the country's official news agency.

October 14, 2008

09:18 GMT

Syria's official news agency said the country will open an embassy in Lebanon for the first time since the two countries gained independence in the 19

October 12, 2008

06:18 GMT

The entertainment show “Al Isboo Fe Saah” (The Week In An Hour), presented by host George Slaibi and aired on ‘Al Jadid’ satellite channel recently welcomed the stars of the television drama series “

06:17 GMT

“Taratata” is the only musical program in the Arab world that has been able to combine more than 150 music artists from various Arab countries