Tensions Between Syrian Rebels Over Teen Killing

The execution of a young teen for blasphemy in Aleppo this week has sparked rage among residents and tension between rebel groups.Chana Ya'ar, 6/12/2013, 9:34 AM

Teen Executed by Islamists for Blasphemy in Aleppo

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports Islamist rebels in Aleppo executed a 15-year-old in front of his parents for blasphemy.Chana Ya'ar, 6/10/2013, 2:59 PM

Syrian Rebels Poised to Conquer City of Raqa

For the first time, Syrian rebel forces are poised to conquer an entire city – the provincial capital of Raqa, on the Euphrates River.Chana Ya'ar, 3/4/2013, 9:03 PM

Syria's 'Bloody Saturday' Death Toll Hits 440

Nearly 450 people died Saturday on the bloodiest day of the savage civil war fought by Syrian Army troops and opposition forces.Chana Ya'ar, 8/26/2012, 11:07 AM