Syria

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

July 14, 2008

14:30 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Monday a military attack on Iran over its nuclear works would have grave consequences for the United States,

July 13, 2008

20:22 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said it could take from six months to two years to reach a peace agreement with Israel if the two sides agreed to fac

07:50 GMT

Syria and Lebanon agreed in Paris to exchange diplomatic ties for the first time in 64 years of independence from French mandate rule.

July 12, 2008

14:16 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his wife arrived in Paris on Saturday for talks with President Nicolas Sarkozy and to attend a Mediterranean conf

July 7, 2008

22:04 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has told a French newspaper his country is unlikely to make peace with Israel while U.S. President George W. Bush rem

20:27 GMT

Syrian actress Jomanah Murad is very happy with the success of the film “Capri,” which she started in and she regrets starring in the film “Lahathat Onothah” (Female Moments)

July 6, 2008

21:57 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday called for reconciliation between Palestinian factions in a meeting with visiting Palestinian president Mah

July 5, 2008

16:19 GMT

At least 25 inmates were shot dead by Syrian security forces during a riot by political detainees at a prison outside Damascus on Saturday, a human ri