Syria

March 24, 2008

14:59 GMT

Saudi Arabia will not send King Abdullah or Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal to an Arab summit in Damascus later this week

12:35 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit said on Monday he feared a poor turnout at an Arab summit in Damascus this weekend if a session of the Leb

March 23, 2008

17:04 GMT

President of Iraqi Kurdistan, Massoud Barzani, has condemned an incident in which Syrian security forces killed three Kurds.

March 19, 2008

20:57 GMT

On the fifth night at the Kuwaiti music festival “Hala Febrayer” was a great success, as artists and fans alike had the time of their lives

March 17, 2008

13:21 GMT

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, addressing a joint German - Israeli cabinet session, on Monday said that Israel is interested in talking with Syri

March 16, 2008

23:00 GMT

Syrian actor Jamal Suleiman, popular in Egyptian dramas, has turned down an offer to play the late Egyptian leader Jamal Abed Al Naser in a television drama series

March 14, 2008

21:04 GMT

Israel last month conveyed a warning to Syria through a third party that it would hold Damascus accountable if Lebanese Hizbullah launched attacks on

March 13, 2008

14:54 GMT

Syria on Thursday officially invited Lebanon to the Arab summit. Syria's deputy foreign minister Ahmed Arnous handed over the invitation to Foreign Mi

March 10, 2008

13:46 GMT

Syrian-born German artist, Bahram Hajou, studied at the Fine Arts Academy in Dusseldorf, Germany. He left his homeland in Syria when he was just

02:08 GMT

The Syrian singer Rowaida Atyeh fears for her life after her husband Husam Ali Hasan began stalking and threatening her.

March 9, 2008

13:50 GMT

A Syrian delegation is in Saudi Arabia to invite the Kingdom to an Arab summit in Damascus at the end of the month

March 6, 2008

11:57 GMT

Israel's Prime Minister Ehud Olmert believes negotiations with Syria should be seriously considered "if this would bring an end to its involvement in

March 5, 2008

13:28 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad hasraised a new plan to end the ongoing political crisis in Lebanon: formation of a transitional government to overse

March 3, 2008

14:35 GMT

Syrian actress Solaf Fawakhirji will star in the new television drama series “Al Dinjwan” (Don Juan) where she’ll be playing the role of the late belly dancer Samya Jamal

13:27 GMT

Arab leaders were working towards holding an eight-state Arab summit in Cairo or Sharm el-Sheikh ahead of the Arab Summit due in Damascus March 29-30.