Syria

January 22, 2009

09:15 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sent on Wednesday a cable to US President Barack Obama congratulating him on assuming office

January 19, 2009

16:04 GMT

Syrian president Bashar al-Assad on Monday said Israel is a "terrorist" entity.

January 12, 2009

21:22 GMT

The famous Syrian singer Mayada Al Hinawi revealed through a phone call to the “Dunia Al Watan” site that the rumor about her recent divorce is true

January 11, 2009

16:40 GMT

The Israeli army said troops in the occupied Golan Heights came under small arms fire from Syria on Sunday

January 7, 2009

08:00 GMT

CNN correspondent Cal Perry spoke exclusively to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad Tuesday about Syria’s support of Hamas and the Palestinian position.

January 6, 2009

13:09 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Tuesday during a joint news conference with French President Nicolas Sarkozy that Israel has committed many "mas

11:52 GMT

French President Nicolas Sarkozy urged Syria on Tuesday to put pressure on its ally Hamas to return to a calm in the Gaza Strip.

January 2, 2009

16:35 GMT

The Syrian actor Samer Al Masri gave the knife he used in the famous Syrian drama series “Bab Al Harah” (The Neighborhood Door) for an auction at a Bazaar that was held by the Islamic Protection Assoc

December 31, 2008

14:46 GMT

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday on the first stop of a regional tour focusing on Israel'

December 26, 2008

13:38 GMT

Russia has started to fulfil a US$250-million deal to deliver surface-to-air missiles to seven countries including Libya, Syria and Venezuela

December 24, 2008

12:58 GMT

In an interview with the Washington Post, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he hopes Barack Obama,won't start "another war anywhere in the world,

December 22, 2008

20:13 GMT

LG Electronics, a major player in the global flat panel display market, in collaboration with its partner “Ghraiwati Group” has launched ‘Scratch &

14:37 GMT

Syria's president on Monday said he believes direct peace talks with Israel are possible and that they will eventually take place.

09:03 GMT

The Central Bank of Syria (CBS) and the Abu Dhabi-based Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) on Sunday signed a US$45-million loan agreement to facilitate the second project of structural banking and financial re

December 20, 2008

16:28 GMT

Lebanon appointed an ambassador to Syria on Saturday, the first time the Arab neighbours will have full diplomatic ties since gaining independence fro