Lebanon & Syria
July 11, 2012
Arab media reports on Wednesday said that the Syrian ambassador to Iraq, Nawaf Fares, defected.
Russia has not changed its position on Syria, deplored on Wednesday Syrian opposition leaders after talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow.
July 10, 2012
The international envoy to Syria Kofi Annan on Tuesday held talks in Iran, a close ally of Damascus, within his efforts to put an end to the Syrian crisis, before heading to Baghdad.
Al Arabiya TV Channel reported on Tuesday that "three members of Lebanon's Hizbullah are suspected of collaborating with the U.S. intelligence and the Israeli "Mossad."
July 9, 2012
The international envoy to Syria Kofi Annan said he had held a "frank" and "constructive" meeting Monday in Damascus with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad
In an interview with German journalist Juergen Todenhoefer, the Syrian head of state Bashar Assad insisted he would not quit.
June 29, 2012
The Syrian government must eliminate terrorists operating within the country to protect the civilian population
June 1, 2012
The Hula massacre is the result of foreign financial aid and arms deliveries to Syrian rebels, said Friday the Russian Foreign Ministry in a statement.
May 31, 2012
Syrian rebels gave the regime of Bashar al-Assad until Friday noon to implement the Annan peace plan which includes a cessation of violence in the country
May 23, 2012
The Free Syrian Army (FSA) has denied responsibility for the abduction of Lebanese Shiite pilgrims in northern Syria.
May 22, 2012
Syrian police killed two civilians Tuesday while opening fire on a crowd welcoming UN observers in the province of Dair az Zour.
May 1, 2012
The General Authority for the Syrian revolution reported that 12 people were killed overnight by Syrian security forces. Nine of the dead were killed in the shelling by the Syrian army on villages in region of Idleb.
April 30, 2012
At least 20 people were killed Monday in two bombings in Idlib, in northern Syria.
April 13, 2012
In the aftermath of the introduction of a fragile cease-fire, the UN and the Arab League envoy Kofi Annan called for a "humanitarian access".
April 12, 2012
The start of the cease-fire in Syria under the Annan plan on Thursday did not end the violence in Syria.