Syria

September 22, 2008

15:08 GMT

Partial results of samples from a Syrian site bombed by Israel indicate nothing to back up American assertions that the target was a secret nuclear re

14:28 GMT

The Lebanese army said on Monday that Syria has boosted troop numbers along the border but that Damascus has noted the move is linked to a crackdown a

September 17, 2008

11:47 GMT

A fifth round of Turkish-brokered talks between Syria and Israel that had been due to be held on Thursday has been delayed at Israel's request, Syrian

September 14, 2008

06:35 GMT

The Syrian actress Jomanah Murad has agreed to play the leading role in the new film “Sha’ban Al Faris,” starring the comedic actor Ahmad Adam

September 11, 2008

20:47 GMT

The "war on terror" declared by American President George W. Bush after the September 11, 2001 attacks has caused more terrorism than it prevented, Sy

08:49 GMT

Gulfsands Petroleum plc (“Gulfsands”, the “Group” or the “Company” - AIM: GPX), the oil and gas production, exploration and development company with activities in Syria, Iraq, and the U.S.A., announce

September 10, 2008

14:26 GMT

During the holy month of Ramadan the Syrian actress Jomanah Murad embarked on an adventure with two of the most notorious female killers in Egyptian history, Raya and Sukinah

September 4, 2008

10:58 GMT

A four-way summit including Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani an

September 3, 2008

17:58 GMT

French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived in Syria on Wednesday for a two-day visit marking a rapprochement with Damascus and giving a push to its rene

September 2, 2008

20:31 GMT

Syrian President Bashar Assad said Tuesday that indirect talks with Israel have brought "the possibility of peace."

13:51 GMT

Hamas on Tuesday totally denied reports that its exiled supreme leader, Khaled Masha'al, had moved from Syria to Sudan, noting the strength of ties wi

August 31, 2008

17:53 GMT

Syrian ex-vice president Abdel Halim Khaddam said Sunday a life jail term issued against him for "treason" is proof the Syrian regime is transforming

August 30, 2008

21:11 GMT

A self-exiled former vice president of Syria has been found guilty by a military court of lying to U.N. officials investigating the murder of Lebanon'

August 25, 2008

20:34 GMT

French Foreign Minister Bernard Koucher declared in Damascus the launching of a "new era of relations between Syria and Lebanon" saying the two sides

August 22, 2008

21:52 GMT

The United States said on Friday it is "very concerned" over reports that Russia wants to sell weapons to Syria.