UN Ends Observer Mission in Syria

The United Nations calls an end to its military observer mission in Syria, days before its mandate expires.Elad Benari, 8/17/2012, 3:16 AM

Ban Calls to Reduce Number of Syria Observers

Ban Ki-moon calls to reduce the number of unarmed military observers in Syria, put more stress on political efforts to end the conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/7/2012, 1:56 AM

UN Observers Under Pressure as Syria Bleeds

The tiny UN observer force in Syria is under mounting pressure to enforce a UN-brokered ceasefire despite numbering only 30Gabe Kahn, 5/1/2012, 7:08 PM

Report: Assad Pulls Tanks from Syrian Cities

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has withdrawn tanks and heavy weapons from cities but his forces continue to kill unarmed protesters.Chana Ya'ar, 1/2/2012, 9:05 PM

Arab League: Assad Making Observer Mission a 'Mockery'

The 88-member Arab Parliament has called for the Arab League to withdraw its observers from Syria saying it is 'giving Assad a cover'Gabe Kahn., 1/2/2012, 6:23 PM

Arab League Advisory Board Says 'Pull Monitors From Syria'

An advisory board within the 22-nation Arab League is warning the organization to yank its monitors from Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 1/1/2012, 5:13 PM

Maher Assad, Brother of Syrian President, Missing

Maher Assad, the brother of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, is reported by Arab media as missing.Chana Ya'ar, 12/29/2011, 5:07 PM