December 20, 2011
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has signed into effect a law imposing the death penalty on anyone arming "terrorists"
December 19, 2011
Syrian rights activists on Monday said 98 people, including 72 military dissidents in Idleb province, were killed
Syria on Monday inked an Arab observer mission agreement.
December 18, 2011
Qatar's Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al Thani, on Sunday said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will sign the Arab initiative to end the crisis in Syria.
2011 was the year the political news stole the limelight from the Arab World's celebrities and stars. Revolutions were the fodder for the people's entertainment, where once the pop songs and soap operas had been their daily bread. A highlight of the year's drama for the celebrity camp, in a star-studded line-up.
Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad said Saturday his regime dealt "positively" with all proposals to end the crisis because it was "in its (Syria's) interest"
December 17, 2011
Arab nations have given Syria until Wednesday to allow monitors into the country
December 15, 2011
Army deserters killed at least 35 soldiers and security service members south of Damascus on Thursday.
As the Syrian revolt enters its 10th month, the pressure on the regime of President Bashar al-Assad has been increasing.
December 14, 2011
Syrian rights activists said the death toll on Tuesday amounted to 47 amid clashes between army deserters and government forces.
December 13, 2011
The relationship of Arab and Persian can be summarized as one of antagonistic alternating bouts of best of friends with worst of neighbors!
Syrian rights activists on Tuesday reported that at least 20 people were shot dead by Syrian security forces, mostly in Ibleb.
Navi Pillay United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights said, over 5,000 people have been killed in the uprising against the Syrian regime.
December 12, 2011
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is doomed and his fall is a "blessing" for the Middle East, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak was quoted as saying.
The Syrian Ministry of Electricity has launched a media campaign for rationing energy under the title "Together Towards Rationing Energy".