At Least 26 Dead as Tens of Thousands Rally in Syria

At least 22 civilians, three regime troops and a rebel were killed on Friday in Syria as government forces bombed towns and clashed with rebels in several areas of Syria and tens of thousands of people took part in "Damascus

Syria Opposition Says U.N. Statement Gives Assad More Time to Kill

Syria's main opposition group on Thursday said a U.N. statement calling for all parties to end violence in Syria will simply give the regime more time to continue killing its own people

70 Dead as Syrian Forces Blast Last Rebel Bastion in Homs

Syrian army troops rained shells on the Homs district of Khaldiyeh on Wednesday and killed at least 70 people across the country, activists said

Russia Dispatches Special Forces to Syria

 Russian ship carrying Russian Spetsnaz Special Forces armed with the most advanced Russian gear docked in the port of Tartous. The Spetsnaz were deployed close to the Syrian-Jordanian borders to prevent the entry of military aid Saudi Arabia

Feltman Hopes Lebanese Will 'Reject Apologists of Assad's Butchery' in 2013 Vote

Lebanon has a moral obligation to support the fall of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and should use upcoming elections

Jumblat: Syrian Crisis Can Only Be Solved through Overthrowing its Regime

Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblat rejected on Monday Syrian President Bashar Assad’s remarks that his regime will remain, “but Syria will be divided”

Explosions in Damascus to Welcome Annan’s Delegation

 Assad’s forces killed at least 28 today; most fell in the city of Homs as the regime continued to shell the neighbourhoods of Bab Dreib, Bab Sebaa, Bab Tadmor, Jab Jandali, Deir Baalba, Bayada, and the city of Rastan

3 Students Killed in School Cliff Collapse in Northern Lebanon

Three students were killed and seven others injured on Saturday when part of a cliff collapsed at the Bhanine school in the northern Minieh-Dinniyeh district, the National News Agency reported

 identified the dead as Abdul Rahman al-Siddiq, 16, Osama Zreiqa, 18, and 8-year-old Ahmed al-Rifai

Regime Intensifies Assault on Idlib and Homs

 Massacres continued in Homs today, as Assad’s forces massacred 45 civilians in the neighbourhood of Karm al-Zaytoun, including 23 females, 28 children, and 6 men. The females were confirmed to have been subjected to rape

SNC Calls for U.N. Meeting after 47 Killed in Homs 'Massacre'

The bodies of 47 women and children have been found in the Syrian city of Homs, where security forces have been fighting raging battles against armed rebels, the opposition and activists said on Monday

SNC Supports the Formation of the Syrian Businessmen Council

The Syrian National Council (SNC) praises the formation of the Syrian Businessmen Council (SBC), announced on Thursday, March 8, 2012

'After everything I have seen, I can tell you, God cannot exist'

HE WAS naked. Blindfolded. In agonising pain and scared for his life. It was his third period in detention and he would have four more to endure after that

UN Humanitarian Affairs Secretary: Baba Amr Has Been Completely Destroyed

UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, Valerie Amos, visited the neighbourhood of Baba Amr in Homs with a team of volunteers from the Syrian Red Crescent

Syrian deputy oil minister joins rebel ranks..Video

Syria's deputy oil minister resigned on Thursday, becoming the most senior official to join the rebel ranks, as Washington revealed it is mulling non-lethal aid to the insurgency

Berri Stresses Jumblat still Part of Parliamentary Majority

Speaker Nabih Berri has stressed that National Struggle Front leader Walid Jumblat was still part of the March 8 parliamentary majority despite accusations that he had joined the March 14 opposition

US and Canada Impose New Sanctions on the Regime


The US Treasury imposed new sanctions on the Assad regime
Canada closed its Embassy in Damascus and prohibited all dealings with the Central Bank of Syria

 Assad’s forces bombed an oil pipeline in the city of Quriya in the province of Deir Azzour, signalling its intention to invade the city soon

 

Russian Shells Homs With Unmanned Drones

Turkish radars detected unmanned Israeli drones flying over Syrian territories, to spy and bomb the revolutionaries. This probably means that Russia has provided the regime with these drones it acquired from Tel Aviv last year

Turkey and UK accused the Assad regime of committing war crimes

Assad’s forces continued its attempts to stop refugees from fleeing to turkey by besieging border towns, blocking exits, and shooting refugees. Assad’s forces have recently invaded the town of Ain Baida in the province of Lattakia

نشر دبابات في مدينة دير الزور بشرق سوريا

دبابات تابعة لجيش الاسد نشرت في مدينة دير الزور الواقعة شرق سوريا يوم السبت لدعم القوات والميليشيات الموالية لرئيس للاسد التي تعرضت لهجوم من المعارضين بعد مقتل ثلاثة متظاهرين مطالبين بالديمقراطية

Aid still blocked from Baba Amro, Red Cross says

The Red Cross pressed efforts on Saturday to deliver desperately needed aid to the vanquished Syrian rebel stronghold of Baba Amr after the blocking of a first attempt sparked an international outcry