May 29, 2014
Syria's economy, rocked by four years of civil war, is shrinking fast as industrial and agricultural output falls, leaving almost two thirds of the population in extreme poverty.
Air raids in Aleppo killed over 40 people on Wednesday.
In a recent documentary, the Syrian opposition claims it has already received training from the CIA. The opposition members said they were taken to Qatar by a group of Americans who taught them basic military training and outfitted them with military gear.
May 28, 2014
Sources from the European Commission said they are concerned about reports where Syrian refugees were allegedly denied vital healthcare treatment in Lebanon.
Pro-Assad voters stopped traffic in the streets of Beirut Wednesday amid a chaotic and disorganised day at the Syrian embassy.
Tensions are rising in the Lebanon-Syria border as Syrian fighter jets fired missiles into Bekaa Valley, where it is widely believed rebels are supported.
Militants in Damascus killed a woman and injured 13 other people in mortar attacks across residential areas, according to the Syrian Police Command.
Syrian expats are heading to the polls in various countries to vote in Syria's presidential elections.
Asala Nasri will be singing the theme tune for Ghada Abdel Razek's Ramadan TV series this year.
U.S. President Barack Obama is planning to authorize the country's armed forces to train selected groups of Syrian rebels.
May 27, 2014
The Syrian National Coalition called the expulsion of Assad's envoy to Jordan a "great victory," Monday, despite Amman attempting to downplay the incident.
Authorities in Morocco have arrested three people accused of recruiting and funding militants to fight in Syria against Assad's regime.
The UNHCR says Jordan's Azraq refugee camp is now home to over 6,000 Syrian refugees.
May 26, 2014
Syria has chosen to expel the Jordanian diplomatic envoy in response to Amman expelling the Syrian ambassador Monday.
Jordan expelled the Syrian ambassador Bahjat Suleiman from the Kingdom Monday.