Syria

August 11, 2008

05:31 GMT

The Syrian singer Asala Nasri filmed her latest music video clip in Beirut from her new album, “Nos Halah” (Half of a Case,) scheduled to be released in stores at the end of the summer season

August 9, 2008

17:07 GMT

Syria has rejected a new visit by International Atomic Energy Agency experts seeking to follow up on intelligence that Damascus built a secret nuclear

August 7, 2008

21:09 GMT

Syria on Thursday freed one of the country's most prominent political prisoners after nearly seven years in prison.

August 6, 2008

20:29 GMT

The Syrian comedian Mahmoud Jaber passed away at age 73. He was buried in the “Bab Al Saghir” cemetery in the center of Damascus

18:03 GMT

Syria's government on Wednesday officially confirmed the assassination last week of a senior military officer

August 5, 2008

19:26 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad arrived in Turkey Tuesday for a brief holiday and to discuss the indirect talks taking place in Turkey between his co

August 2, 2008

21:34 GMT

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday said Tehran would not retreat "one iota" on its nuclear works.

19:35 GMT

Well known sources informed Albawaba that General Mohammed Suleiman, an adviser to Syrian president Bashar al Assad, was assassinated on Friday. Sulei

July 30, 2008

13:13 GMT

A security official said gunmen have attacked a Lebanese military post in the country's east, killing one soldier and injuring another.

July 29, 2008

09:14 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert dispatched two top aides to Turkey on Tuesday for a fourth round of indirect peace talks with Syria, an Israeli off

July 28, 2008

09:25 GMT

Syria's ambassador to the United States on Monday was quoted as calling for ending the "state of war" with Israel.

July 23, 2008

06:30 GMT

Director Nader Jalal denied rumors that the Syrian artist Asala Nasri sang the song for the new television drama series “Dil Al Muhareb” (Warrior Shadow)

July 21, 2008

11:35 GMT

Syria's foreign minister was visiting Beirut on Monday on a tour set to usher in a new page in relations.

July 17, 2008

15:22 GMT

Iran's Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on Thursday held discussions with Syrian President Bashar Assad on regional and international developments.

July 15, 2008

05:06 GMT

The famous Syrian actress Jomanah Murad denies secretly getting married, claiming she was “quietly” married