Syria

September 28, 2011

President Assad
08:24 GMT

European countries failed in their bid for imposing new UN sanctions on Syria.

September 26, 2011

Syria
14:29 GMT

The deputy representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Arafat Jamal, said the number of Syrian refugees in Jordan reached some 1000.

September 25, 2011

Syrian president
06:48 GMT

Central Bank of Syria transferred assets from its accounts in Jordan, fearing a decision by the United Nations to freeze the Syrian regime’s funds.

September 22, 2011

Syria
08:31 GMT

Syrian security forces killed at least 16 protesters across the country, Syrian Revolution General Commission said.

September 19, 2011

Syria
15:23 GMT

Syria's security forces opened fire on Monday during a ackdown on opposition activists in the town of Houla in central Homs province, activists said.

September 18, 2011

Syria
11:46 GMT

Activists on Sunday said dozens of students have demonstrated near the capital Damascus calling for the downfall of President Bashar Assad's regime on the first day of school in Syria.

September 17, 2011

Syrian president
09:17 GMT

At least 47 people were killed Friday by government forces in Syria anti-regime protesters took to the streets in several parts of the country

September 15, 2011

confessions
11:02 GMT

Syria’s state news agency SANA said Thursday it would air during the weekend confessions by what it claimed was an Israeli spy

Syrian president
07:31 GMT

The Syrian Minister of Finance Mohammad al Aljalilati, estimated the reserves of foreign currencies with the exception of gold at about US$ 18 billion.

September 12, 2011

Assad
15:34 GMT

At least 2,600 people have died during the six months of unrest that has swept Syria, the top United Nations' human rights official said Monday.

Hussein al-Harmoush
08:13 GMT

Hussein al-Harmoush, the spokesman of the Free Syria Army, is in custody.

September 11, 2011

Syria unrest
07:07 GMT

The number of victims in Syria continues to rise.

September 10, 2011

Elaraby, Assad in talks
19:27 GMT

Arab League chief Nabil Elaraby on Saturday said he had agreed a series of steps with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to

September 8, 2011

Syria
12:58 GMT

The Syrian regime on Thursday continued its crackdown on dissent as it sent security forces into a northwestern village

September 7, 2011

Al Arabi
07:13 GMT

Syria has canceled a planned visit by the chief of the Arab League scheduled for Wednesday, citing unspecified "circumstances beyond our control."