May 6, 2011
A human rights group said Syrian security forces on Friday killed at least 16 people during widespread protests.
May 5, 2011
While the international community calls for the Assad regime to stop the suppression of protesters, the Syrian army stormed cities and towns.
May 4, 2011
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad said that the army units which entered the city of Dara'a on April 25th would end their mission "very soon."
Bin Laden's first wife, her Filipino maid and Osama bin Laden's three children (a female and two young men - Abdullah and Abdul-Qader) left the city of Latakia to Doha.
May 3, 2011
Syrian security forces Monday arrested about 180 people in the north of Damascus.
April 30, 2011
Syrian tanks bombed the old district of the southern city of Daraa of Saturday and stormed the main Omari Mosque, locals said.
The Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas denied a report by Al Hayat newspaper that its leaders are planning to move outside of the Syrian territory
April 29, 2011
Human rights group said at least 50 people killed across Syria on Friday. According to CNN, 16 were killed in the southern city of Daraa .
April 28, 2011
The Syrian town of Dara'a is facing a humanitarian tragedy with many civilians dead and wounded as the Syrian authorities tighten their control on the city.
April 27, 2011
The Syrian revolution has been a slow starter, working its way in fits and starts. Why such a slow and, possibly deadly starter? It took time for predictions such as Ribal Al-Assad’s, an enemy cousin of President al-Assad’s, for Syria to be the next domino to come true. Strict security measures, the popularity of President Bashar al-Assad, and fear of potential sectarian violence in the aftermath of a government ouster Like Iraq have helped keep people cautious, repressed and shying away from uprising. But now the Pandora's Box has been opened and the Syrian frustration unleashed- there's no going back. All eyes are on the Assad response.
At least six people were killed late Tuesday night and early Wednesday by Syrian security forces in the southern city of Dara'a Syria.
April 26, 2011
The Syrian army continued to impose its control Tuesday on the southern town of Daraa as a rights group appealed for UN intervention.
April 25, 2011
Syria on Monday sealed off its border with Jordan, the Jordanian information minister Taher Adwan confirmed.
April 24, 2011
Four people died and several others were injured Sunday in clashes with between Syrian protesters and security forces in the town of Jable.
In the Arab World, the most solemn week in the Christian calendar was matched by the sobriety of celebrations snatched during political upheaval and bloodshed. In some regions that particularly peaked in unrest during this holy week, celebrations have had to be ‘foresaken’ somewhat for current needs on the ground during this emergency period.