Syria

February 28, 2012

Syria
06:59 GMT

At least 138 Syrians were killed on Monday.

February 27, 2012

Syria
14:48 GMT

Qatar Monday called on the international community to arm the Syrian insurgents.

Syrian president
07:25 GMT

The Syrian army has intensified the bombings Monday in Homs, where the rebels continued to resist after three weeks of attacks, activists said.

February 26, 2012

Assad voting
17:59 GMT

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and his wife Asma on Sunday voted on the draft of the new constitution at polling station located in the TV and Radio Center in Damascus.

Syria protest
07:40 GMT

The ballot boxes in Syria opened Sunday for a referendum on a new constitution.

February 25, 2012

Homs
17:24 GMT

Negotiations resumed between Syrian authorities and opponents to agree to the evacuation of wounded in the Baba Amr district of Homs, where the bombing of the army entered its fourth week Saturday.

February 24, 2012

Syria
17:56 GMT

The President of Tunisia Moncef Marzouki has proposed to the Syrian President to go to Russia with his family into exile, in a speech at the first meeting of the Friends of Syria

Assad
13:29 GMT

Bashar al-Assad is not ready to resign and believes he enjoys strong support in Syria, said a Russian deputy on Friday who met with the Syrian presidentearlier this week in Damascus.

February 23, 2012

Dead reporters
13:46 GMT

Damascus denied on Thursday any responsibility for the death of two Western journalists in the Syrian rebel city of Homs.

Syria
07:36 GMT

Given the dramatic humanitarian situation in Syria, UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has decided to dispatch Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos to the war-torn Arab country.

February 22, 2012

Homs
13:25 GMT

Following the death of two Western journalists on Wednesday in Syria, France requested a secure access to provide relief for the victims of the bombing.

Syria
07:30 GMT

Some 100 people killed yesterday in Syria.

February 21, 2012

Homs
17:11 GMT

The Red Cross has called for a daily two-hour ceasefire in Homs in order to supply the needs of the civilians.

Homs
13:03 GMT

At least 21 people were killed Tuesday in Syria, including 19 by bombings in Homs' neighborhood of Bab Amr, where further troop reinforcements were dispatched

February 20, 2012

Iran ship
13:06 GMT

Two warships that Iran sent last week to the Mediterranean, arrived in the Syrian port of Tartus for a mission of "training" with the Syrian navy