May 15, 2014
A shootout in the Palestinian refugee camp Yarmouk prevented the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) from distributing aid, according to a statement Thursday.
Lebanon is due to limit the number of Syrian refugees entering the country, according to the Trade and Economy Minister Alain Hakim.
Arab and Western foreign ministers and leaders met Thursday in London to discuss new strategies to support Syria's opposition.
Airstrikes in northern Syria have killed over 40 people, mostly civilians.
May 14, 2014
Japan's government has donated $4.3 million to Syrian refugees in Lebanon to help the "most vulnerable children and families" affected by the crisis.
President Obama met with Syrian opposition leader Ahmad Jarba Tuesday in what has been described by the media as "productive talks."
May 13, 2014
The UN Arab League special envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi will resign from his post May 31 said Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon Tuesday.
Battles raged between al-Qaeda affiliated groups Nusra Front and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in the Syrian borders with Iraq on Monday, according to a British based activist group.
The international community should aid Syria's moderate Kurds in their fight against Islamist extremists.
There is strong evidence suggesting that the Syrian government used chlorine gas on three towns in mid-April in direct violation of the chemical weapons treaty that Damascus signed last year, Human Rights Watch reported Tuesday.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has won the war in Syria, and the campaign by rebels has failed, senior Iranian foreign policy officials claimed.
May 12, 2014
Syrian rebels say they will free 1,500 families in Adra in exchange for food and the release of jailed opponents of Assad.
The Syrian opposition group ISIL has threatened to take its war with rival opposition group al Nusra Front to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
Members of the Syrian opposition have reclaimed two villages in Hama.
A member of the Free Syrian Army was arrested in Egypt because he was allegedly planning a terrorist attack in Cairo.