Syria

June 19, 2012

Syria's death toll hits 15, 000 and counting
06:15 GMT

Syria's crisis manifested in a death toll of over 15, 000 includes over a thousand children reports a human rights monitor, logged since March, 2011.

June 18, 2012

 Bashar al-Assad
11:24 GMT

The Syrian regime has adopted new security measures after the aggravation of the situation in Damascus

June 17, 2012

Syria
14:28 GMT

The Syrian army on Sunday intensified its bombing against Sunni neighborhoods of the city of Homs, in part controlled by the rebels

June 16, 2012

UN observers
15:09 GMT

The head of UN observers in Syria, General Robert Mood, said Saturday that the UN mission suspended its operations and patrols because of the increased violence in the country.

June 15, 2012

Syria
12:52 GMT

Russia denied Friday it is engaged in discussions with the West on political changes in Syria that would involve the departure of President Bashar al-Assad.

June 14, 2012

Karis Bashar
11:30 GMT

Well in new TV drama 'Al Umaymi' she is! We reveal details of the plot...

Blast
09:19 GMT

A car bomb exploded Thursday morning in the Sayyeda Zaynab quarter in Damascus

June 13, 2012

Syrian rebels
16:10 GMT

France will propose to the other members of the UN Security Council to enforce the peace plan of international mediator Kofi Annan

Members of the FSA pose with local children
12:06 GMT

Are the Shabiha militia really 'ghosts' or just a figment of the FSA's imagination? Al Bawaba investigates.

Maksim and wife Sawsan
10:18 GMT

The Syrian actor and his wife attend festival in matching black outfits.

June 12, 2012

Chemical weapons
10:15 GMT

Israeli military warns that Syria has world's biggest stockpile of biological weapons and will attack the Jewish state.

Syria
07:56 GMT

The United States expressed concern late Monday that the regime of Bashar al-Assad is preparing a new massacre in Syria, where violence and fighting left yesterday 106 dead, including 77 civilians.

June 11, 2012

Asala Nasri in the sky with diamonds!
20:24 GMT

Asala Nasri the Syrian musical talent has offered her weight in diamonds to help the Syrian people fighting for their revolutionary cause against a powerful regime.

Rebels
08:06 GMT

A report in Kuwait confirms the Syrian regime's claims about the participation of Arab mercenaries in the violence that reverberates Syria for months.

June 10, 2012

While other countries have turned the Arab Spring to their political advantage, Syria it would seem has not. The picture today is a bleak one of death & destruction. Massacres continue - after Houla, now Qubair - compounded with futile international efforts, as Syria is fast-turning into a regional and international battleground.
23:25 GMT

To float one's eyes over a map of the Middle East, is to see a region in distress. Revolution or not, the Arab region has not been faring well and has been failing to get out of deadlock political situations and economic black holes. Here's a roundup of the miserable state of Middle Eastern affairs today.