UN Humanitarian Chief: 250,000 Syrians UnreachableTop humanitarian official Valerie Amos reports situation in war-torn Syria in 'chilling' closed-door Security Council briefing.
Syrian Opposition Rejects Dialogue with AssadSyrian opposition rejects calls by UN envoy Kofi Annan for dialogue with President Bashar Assad, putting a wrench in his peace plan.
Shelling Renewed in Homs Ahead of Annan VisitAs former UN secretary general Kofi Annan hopes for peace in Syria the crackdown of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad continues apace.
Red Crescent Allowed into HomsAid workers accompanied by UN aid chief Valerie Amos entered the battered city of Homs as Syrian forces continue to shell other towns.
Security Council to Syria: Let Humanitarian Chief InUN Security Council deplores the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria, calls on Assadto grant UN humanitarian access.