October 14, 2013
Kerry comments on progress of Iran and US relations stating that the window for diplomacy is "cracked open".
October 13, 2013
Two bombs explode near Syria TV buildings and another near the Four Seasons hotel where UN and OPCW inspectors are staying while in Syria working on dismantling chemical weapons stockpiles.
The main Syrian opposition group within the Syrian National Coalition said Sunday it would not attend a proposed peace conference in Geneva and would quit if the whole coalition participated.
President Barzani of the Iraqi Kurdistan region warns against getting involved in Syrian conflict.
Syrian regime shelling struck the southern province of Daraa on late Saturday, killing 11 civilians including women and children.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and France stressed the need for a stable Egypt and called for the international community to provide more support to the Syrian opposition.
After three days of fierce fighting between the Syrian army and the opposition in the northern province of Aleppo, 50 rebel fighters have been killed.
October 12, 2013
Two mortar rounds hit into the central Abu Roumaneh neighborhood of the Syrian capital Damascus on Saturday, killing a child and injuring 11 people
Syrian opposition groups and activists on Friday condemned a decision by the Nobel Prize Committee to present the peace prize to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
The Humans Rights Watch has accused Syrian Rebels of committing war crimes against the Alawite minority.
October 11, 2013
Syrian army troops and Shiite fighters loyal to President Bashar al-Assad killed at least 70 people as they captured two southern suburbs of Damascus on Friday.
The UN Security Council praised progress in Syria and backed a joint mission proposal Thursday to eliminate banned arms in Syria in cooperation with the Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). The second OPCW inspection team also arrived in Damascus late Thursday.
Syrian air raids on rebel positions in the northern Aleppo and southern Deraa provinces killed 30 people Thursday, including civilians.
A new UNICEF report suggests that children fleeing Syria’s civil war are vulnerable to early marriage, violence and child labor.
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