Syria

July 13, 2008

20:22 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said it could take from six months to two years to reach a peace agreement with Israel if the two sides agreed to fac

07:50 GMT

Syria and Lebanon agreed in Paris to exchange diplomatic ties for the first time in 64 years of independence from French mandate rule.

July 12, 2008

14:16 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his wife arrived in Paris on Saturday for talks with President Nicolas Sarkozy and to attend a Mediterranean conf

July 7, 2008

22:04 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has told a French newspaper his country is unlikely to make peace with Israel while U.S. President George W. Bush rem

20:27 GMT

Syrian actress Jomanah Murad is very happy with the success of the film “Capri,” which she started in and she regrets starring in the film “Lahathat Onothah” (Female Moments)

July 6, 2008

21:57 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday called for reconciliation between Palestinian factions in a meeting with visiting Palestinian president Mah

July 5, 2008

16:19 GMT

At least 25 inmates were shot dead by Syrian security forces during a riot by political detainees at a prison outside Damascus on Saturday, a human ri

July 4, 2008

21:08 GMT

Syria's foreign minister said on Friday it was premature to talk of direct peace talks with Israel.

July 3, 2008

09:28 GMT

A new round of indirect peace talks between Israel and Syria, mediated by Turkey, are to end Thursday, Turkey's Foreign Minister Ali Babacan has said

July 1, 2008

20:58 GMT

Famous Syrian artist Asala Nasri recently appeared as a guest on the Syrian radio station ‘Sham FM’

June 30, 2008

15:10 GMT

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad on Monday described the general atmosphere in the region as "positive."

June 26, 2008

08:47 GMT

‘Sham,’ the daughter of the famous Syrian artist Asala Nasri, has attacked her father Ayman Al Thahabi

08:21 GMT

The United States on Thursday welcomed a U.N. check of a Syrian site said to have harboured an almost-built secret nuclear reactor before Israel destr

June 23, 2008

15:36 GMT

Syrian actress Jomanah Murad recently held a press conference for her new program to encourage tourism in Dubai, aired on the “Sanao Al Qarar” (Decision Makers) channel

June 22, 2008

10:34 GMT

U.N. nuclear experts looking into claims that Syria is hiding secret atomic activities voiced hope Sunday that a fact-gathering trip to Damascus will