Saqr Challenges Foes to Prove Involvement in Arms Trade as he Broadcasts Original Tapes

 Saqr challenged the Syrian government and his Lebanese foes on Thursday to prove that he was providing rebels with weapons after he broadcast the original tapes in which reports said he was striking a deal to arm the fighters

March 14: Assad Regime Plot to Create Unrest in Tripoli Must Be Resolved by Radical Solution

The March 14 General Secretariat accused on Wednesday the Syrian regime of President Bashar Assad of fueling the unrest in the northern city of Tripoli

Obama to Assad: Use of Chemical Weapons Totally Unacceptable

President Barack Obama dramatically told Syria's President Bashar Assad Monday not to turn chemical weapons on his own people, following U.S. warnings his forces were mixing deadly sarin gas

Suleiman Reiterates Army's Role in Preventing Flow of Arms into Lebanon

President Michel Suleiman reiterated on Monday the significant role of the army and security agencies in preventing arms smuggling in Lebanon

Regime kills 189 people today, 137000 wounded so far

more than 234 people, 189 of whom died in the opposition areas including 28 children and 11 women

Airport fighting intensifies, rebels shoot down six warplanes

 The rebels continued to make tangible progress during the third day of the battle for the country’s main airport

 The rebels shot down a fighter jet as it was attacking the town of Aqraba and seized control of the 35th regiment located

Airport fighting continues, Egypt ready to evacuate its citizens

 Violence escalated in the capital as the fight for the country’s main airport continues for the second day in a raw

March 14 Congratulates Palestine on U.N. Statehood Bid: Historic Step on the Path of Arab Spring

March 14 General-Secretariat congratulated Palestine on acquiring the status of a “non-member observer state” at the United Nations

Regime shuts down Damascus airport, commits massacres in Aleppo

 Regime forces carried out a major security operation in the opposition-held areas surrounding Damascus international airport in the suburbs

 Today’s death toll reached 99, including 23 children and four women as well as 20 rebel fighters. At least 60 people were also injured

Jumblat :Urges Syria's Druze to Join Revolt

Jumblat condemned on Thursday the bombing that targeted the Jarmana town in Syria on Wednesday, saying that it is aimed at stirring sectarian tensions in the country

Rebels shoot down 9 warplanes within 48 hours

 The rebels shot down nine warplanes within the past 48 hours after shooting down four more today. The number includes five fighter jets and four helicopter gunships

March 14: Hizbullah's Recent Positions Justify Our Boycott of Dialogue

The March 14 General Secretariat renewed on Wednesday its position to boycott the national dialogue “in light of Hizbullah's insistence to make light of the Baabda Declaration” and refusal to discuss its possession of arms

Rebels push into Damascus, Russia asks its citizens to leave Syria

In Damascus, heavy fighting erupted in the vicinity of Damascus international airport as well as in the neighbourhood of Kafarsouseh

Several killed as twin car bombs rock Damascus

At least 34 people were killed on Wednesday after twin car bombs exploded in Jaramana, an eastern suburb of Damascus reportedly loyal to President Bashar al-Assad, activists and Syrian

Syrian Refugee Camps Not Ruled Out as Miqati Reiterates Humanitarian Commitment

Social Affairs Minister Wael Abou Faour on Wednesday did not rule out setting up camps for Syrian refugees in Lebanon if the number of the displaced sees a dramatic rise

Regime cluster bombs kill 10 children near Damascus

Regime warplane fired cluster bombs on the provincial town of Deir Assafir in the East Ghouta district of Damascus province, killing at least 10 children and injuring 15 others

Rebel fighters take control of an airbase near Damascus

 Rebel fighters stormed the airbase of Marj al-Sultan and the nearby radar base in the East Ghouta district of Damascus

Regime atrocities prompt high-level military defections

 More high-level defections were announced today by Major General Mahmoud Ali, Head of Research and Planning in the Ministry of Interior, Brigadier General Muneir Hariri, a senior officer in the state security division of Daraa as well as Colonel Pilot Jihad al-Khatib from the Homs suburb of Rastan

Rebels take control of Deir Azzour suburbs

 Rebel fighters took control of the entire suburbs of the eastern province of Deir Azzour

Fighting also erupted in more than 101 different areas across the country

Aleppo Military Council recognizes the Syrian National Coalition

UK Foreign Secretary William Hague has said the UK has decided to recognise the Syrian National Coalition as the sole legitimate representative of the Syrian people