Syria

December 7, 2011

Syria
07:12 GMT

The Syrian Central Bank has decided to devalue the official Syrian pound by 10%. On Tuesday, the dollar was priced at 54 pounds.

Assad
07:07 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has denied he is responsible for the killing of thousands of protesters.

December 6, 2011

Nasrallah
14:23 GMT

Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah on Tuesday made a rare public appearance

December 5, 2011

Syria
20:51 GMT

Syria said on Monday it conditionally accepts observers as part of an Arab plan.

Hamas leader
15:10 GMT

The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) on Monday categorically denied media reports about the departure from Damascus of families of the movement's leaders.

Syria
07:45 GMT

The Syrian Foreign Ministry is expected to announce today Damascus' stance following contacts between the Minister of Foreign Affairs Walid Muallem and League of Arab States Secretary General.

December 4, 2011

Muallem
14:04 GMT

A Gulf state, likely Qatar, has offered to pay US$100 million for the defection of Syrian foreign minister Walid al-Muallem from the Assad regime.

December 3, 2011

Syria
12:10 GMT

Continued violence in Syria left at least 18 people dead on Saturday

December 1, 2011

Assad
11:01 GMT

The United States and Russia have been working on a plan to end the Syrian crisis.

Syria
08:35 GMT

Egypt industrial sector fears losses

November 30, 2011

Istanbul
12:15 GMT

A gunman who opened fire in a famous tourist site of İstanbul and wounded two people was killed in a clash with police.

November 29, 2011

Libyan rebels
13:35 GMT

Libyan sources conveyed in recent days that 600 rebel fighters have already gone from Libya to Syria in order to support the Syrian opposition.

Syria
07:36 GMT

Iraq's economic interests as well as Iranian pressures have pushed the Iraqi government to oppose the decision of the Arab League to impose tough economic sanctions on Syria.

November 28, 2011

Syrian victim
16:59 GMT

Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem said on Monday that the Arab League's decision on Sunday to impose tough economic sanctions on Damascus "closed all windows with Syria."

November 27, 2011

Syria
15:11 GMT

The Arab League on Sunday voted to impose unprecedented sanctions against the Syrian government over its violent crackdown against protesters.