Syria Rebels Move Command Center from Turkey to Syria..Video

Syrian rebels announced that their command center has been transferred from neighboring Turkey to inside Syria, in a video posted on Saturday

U.N. Chief Says Anti-Islam Film 'Disgraceful, Shameless'

U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon said the offensive anti-Islam Internet video that ignited worldwide protests was "disgraceful and shameful"

Fabius Warns of Spread of Syrian Conflict to Lebanon

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius cautioned on Tuesday that the Syrian crisis may lead to a regional conflict

Syrian Weekly Brief

Violence keeps escalating as the southern parts of Damascus declared as “disaster areas”: Regime forces continued their military offensive throughout the country, killing at least 912 civilians

U.S. Updates Travel Warning to Lebanon


The United States on Monday updated its travel warning to Lebanon amid a convulsion of anti-U.S. outrage in the Middle East

Southern neighbourhoods of Damascus declared disaster areas

Regime forces resumed their massive military offensive in the southern parts of the capital murdering at least 23 civilians in the neighbourhood of Qadam and 11 more in neighborhood of Kafarsouseh

Suleiman Demands Iranian Clarification over Remarks of Revolutionary Guard Presence in Lebanon

President Michel Suleiman held talks Iranian Ambassador Ghazanfar Rokn-Abadi on recent statements that members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards are present in Lebanon

Mansour Asks for Arab FMs Meeting on Anti-Islam Film

Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour announced on Sunday that he was exerting efforts to call for an urgent meeting of Arab foreign ministers to denounce an anti-Islam film

Pope Departs Beirut, Urges Lebanon to Resist those who Would Destroy Peace

Pope Benedict XVI took leave of Lebanon on Sunday urging its people, Christian and Muslim, to reject anything that might divide them

Syrian regime threatens the people of Daraa province

The Syrian authorities sent short messages to the mobile phones of the people of Daraa province reading “be a wise person and drop down your weapon, the Syrian Arab Army is coming for you”

Pope Benedict from Beirut: Lebanese People have Set Example of Diversity for Mideast and the World

The Lebanese people have set an example of diversity and mutual coexistence for the Middle East and the world

Benedict XVl to Bring Peace Message to Lebanon on Friday

Pope Benedict XVI arrives on Friday for a three-day visit to Lebanon, to bring a message of peace for the Middle East

U.S. Envoy, 3 Consul Officials Killed in Benghazi

U.S. ambassador to Libya, J. Christopher Stevens, and three officials were killed when a mob attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi

Suicide Blast at Istanbul Police Station Kills One, Wounds 5

At least on police officer died and five people were severely wounded on Tuesday in a suicide bombing that targeted a police station in central Istanbul

Two bomb attacks shake the city of Aleppo

Scores of soldiers were killed and dozens more injured in two bomb attacks that targeted two military points in the northern city of Aleppo

Fugitive Iraqi VP al-Hashemi Sentenced to Death

An Iraqi judge on Sunday sentenced fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi to death by hanging

His secretary and son-in-law Ahmed Qahtan was also sentenced to die

More than 3 million civilians in Aleppo face a humanitarian crisis

More than three million people in the city of Aleppo are facing a looming humanitarian disaster after the city’s main drinking water pipeline was destroyed

Signs Assad’s forces used cluster bombs against civilians

A disarmament group said that regime forces have almost certainly used cluster bombs, during their crackdown on the Syrian uprising

Assad regime issue orders to kill foreign journalists

this information was obtained after questioning one of the detainees who claimed responsibility for the murder of Japanese journalist Mika Yamamoto in Aleppo

SNC pleas for military intervention in Syria

The Syrian National Council president Abdel Basset Sieda appealed for weapons and urgent military intervention to defend civilians from bombardments by Assad's army