July 13, 2011

06:35 GMT

US President Barack Obama stated that Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad has missed a series of chances for reform.

July 12, 2011

11:56 GMT

Syria dismissed on Tuesday a statement by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in which she said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had lost legitimacy.

July 11, 2011

Hama protest
16:12 GMT

Syrian regime supporters smashed windows at the U.S. Embassy in Damascus on Monday.

Syrian army
07:15 GMT

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that troops killed at least one civilian during a massive raid on the city of Homs.

July 10, 2011

Syria protest
09:14 GMT

Syria opened a "national dialogue" on Sunday that it has described as an important step towards reform .

July 8, 2011

18:14 GMT

Syrian security forces opened fire on anti-regime protests on Friday.

July 7, 2011

14:00 GMT

Some 100 families have fled Syria's central city of Hama fearing a military crackdown on protests against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.

Syrian assets were frozen as part of Swiss sanctions imposed on the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and 22 other officials
08:48 GMT

The Swiss government has announced that it has frozen 27 million Swiss francs ($31.8 million dollars) belonging to senior officials in the Syrian regime.

July 6, 2011

Syrian forces
15:03 GMT

Opposition activists said Wednesday that the death toll from violence in the central city of Hama increased to at least 22 after Syrian security forces opened fire on civilians.

07:10 GMT

Syrian security forces may have committed crimes against humanity when they confronted protesters in the town of Tel Kelakh in May.

July 5, 2011

Syria protest
16:11 GMT

At least six people were shot dead on Tuesday in the city of Hama. Some 30 others were wounded during clashes with the Syrian security forces.

July 4, 2011

Syria protest
12:52 GMT

Syrian forces began raiding homes and arresting tens of activists on the outskirts of Hama, Syria, at dawn on Monday, opposition activists said Monday.

July 3, 2011

13:32 GMT

Syrian tanks have deployed at the entrances to the city of Hama, locals said on Sunday.

July 2, 2011

16:17 GMT

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad issued on Saturday sacked Dr. Ahmad Khaled Abdul-Aziz from his post as governor of Hama.

July 1, 2011

20:18 GMT

Syrian security forces killed at least 24 civilians, including a mother and her daughter, on Friday,during massive protests across Syria.