Syria

September 2, 2008

20:31 GMT

Syrian President Bashar Assad said Tuesday that indirect talks with Israel have brought "the possibility of peace."

13:51 GMT

Hamas on Tuesday totally denied reports that its exiled supreme leader, Khaled Masha'al, had moved from Syria to Sudan, noting the strength of ties wi

August 31, 2008

17:53 GMT

Syrian ex-vice president Abdel Halim Khaddam said Sunday a life jail term issued against him for "treason" is proof the Syrian regime is transforming

August 30, 2008

21:11 GMT

A self-exiled former vice president of Syria has been found guilty by a military court of lying to U.N. officials investigating the murder of Lebanon'

August 25, 2008

20:34 GMT

French Foreign Minister Bernard Koucher declared in Damascus the launching of a "new era of relations between Syria and Lebanon" saying the two sides

August 22, 2008

21:52 GMT

The United States said on Friday it is "very concerned" over reports that Russia wants to sell weapons to Syria.

August 21, 2008

17:48 GMT

Russia is prepared to supply Syria with defensive weapons, the Russian foreign minister said on Thursday following a meeting between the two countries

August 20, 2008

12:19 GMT

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad said on Wednesday he will use a visit this week to Russia to expand military ties with Moscow.

August 13, 2008

20:22 GMT

Lebanese President Michel Sleiman made a landmark visit to Damascus on Wednesday for talks with Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad aimed at establishi

August 12, 2008

06:12 GMT

The Syrian actress Karris Bashar started filming the Syrian drama series “Zahrat Al Narjis” (Tulip Flower), to be aired on television during the upcoming Ramadan season

06:07 GMT

Syrian singer Noor Mhana held a press conference before his appearance on the Carthage Stage on August 5th

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