Syrian National Coalition

NGO, Opposition Urge Probe of Deaths in Syria Raid

A monitor and Syria's opposition call for probe of coalition airstrike that allegedly killed 64 civilians in northern Syria.Ben Ariel, 5/5/2015, 2:43 AM

Syrian Opposition Leader Asks for 'Safe Havens'

Syrian National Coalition head meets Kerry, asks the United States to help set up safe havens inside Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2015, 2:15 AM

Syrian Opposition to Meet UN Envoy for Talks

Representatives from Syria's opposition National Coalition to UN's envoy Staffan de Mistura in Geneva next month.Ben Ariel, 4/29/2015, 4:13 AM

Syrian Opposition Won't Attend Moscow Peace Talks

Syria's exiled opposition says it declined an invitation from Russia to attend peace talks in Moscow with Assad's representatives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2015, 5:40 AM

US to Send Weapons to Syrian Rebels 'Within Weeks'

Syrian National Coalition head Ahmed Al-Jarba claims success after tour of US to lobby for more arms; meanwhile, regime making gains.Ari Soffer, 5/22/2014, 5:34 PM

Syrian Opposition Group Rejects Talks, Quits Bloc

Syrian National Council quits the Syrian National Coalition in protest over its attendance at the Geneva II talks.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 6:44 AM

Iran Invited to Geneva, Syrian Opposition Fumes

Syria's opposition threatens to withdraw from planned peace talks in Geneva after UN's Ban invites Iran.Elad Benari, 1/20/2014, 6:42 AM

Friends of Syria Urge Opposition to Attend Geneva

The "Friends of Syria" alliance says opposition groups should attend peace talks in Geneva.Elad Benari, 1/13/2014, 3:44 AM

Moderate Rebels: Jihadists Working with Assad

Western-backed Syrian National Coalition accuses an Al-Qaeda-linked group of ties to the Syrian regime.Elad Benari, 1/2/2014, 5:42 AM

Opposition Demands Timeframe for Assad's Exit

Syrian National Coalition lists a timeframe for Assad to cede power as a condition to attend talks in Geneva.Elad Benari, 11/4/2013, 3:15 AM

Opposition: Assad's Exit Must be Objective

Syrian National Coalition says it will not take part in a planned peace conference unless the objective is Assad’s removal from power.Elad Benari, 10/23/2013, 4:12 AM

70 Syrian Rebel Groups Break with Main Opposition

Rebels in southern Syria say the National Coalition has “failed”, announce they no longer recognize the Western-backed group.Elad Benari, 10/17/2013, 5:44 AM

Key Syrian Rebel Group Turns Down Peace Talks

Syrian National Council says it won't attend peace talks in Geneva because the world has "left the murderer unpunished."Elad Benari, 10/14/2013, 6:16 AM

Syria May Officially Split in Two

Syrian opposition weighs independent government on territory conquered from Assad.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 10/8/2013, 5:32 PM

Cracks Continue to Appear in Syrian Opposition

Syria's most powerful rebel battalions reject Syrian National Coalition, amid claims of sex trafficking by Islamist rebels.Ari Soffer, 9/25/2013, 9:38 AM

Rebels to Cooperate with Chemical Weapons Probe

Syrian opposition leaders offer UN inspectors unfettered access to investigate the use of chemical weapons.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2013, 1:22 AM

Syria: EU Blacklist of Hizbullah Serves Israel

The Syrian regime criticizes the EU’s decision to blacklist the military arm of Hizbullah, Syrian opposition welcomes the decision.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 6:13 AM

New Head of Syrian Opposition Offers Assad a Truce

Ahmad Jarba, the new president of the Syrian National Coalition, has offered a ceasefire during the month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/8/2013, 6:46 AM

Syria's Opposition: Act on Obama's 'Red Line'

Syria's opposition calls for action on Obama's warning that Syria's use of chemical weapons would cross a "red line."Elad Benari, 4/26/2013, 6:14 AM

Syrian Opposition Denounces Hizbullah

Syria's opposition warns that Hizbullah’s role in fighting in Homs province amounts to a "declaration of war."Elad Benari, 4/23/2013, 5:16 AM

US Gives $60M in 'Immediate' Aid to Syrian Rebels

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has announced the United States will provide $60 million to hand-picked Syrian rebel groups.Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2013, 4:05 PM

NYT: US to Train, Equip Syria's Rebel Forces

The US is training and equipping Syrian rebel forces in their war to oust President Bashar al-Assad, the NY Times reports.Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2013, 11:42 AM

Syrian Opposition Demands World Action

Syria's main opposition group pulls out of international talks, demands world action after missiles slam into the city of Aleppo.Elad Benari, 2/24/2013, 6:16 AM

Russia's Lavrov Meets Head of Syrian Opposition

Moscow says it wants to keep in regular contact with the Syrian opposition after FM Lavrov meets the coalition's leader.Elad Benari, 2/3/2013, 5:51 AM

Syria's Opposition Meets to Select Prime Minister

Syria's opposition umbrella group meets in Istanbul in a bid to name a prime minister-in-exile.Elad Benari, 1/21/2013, 6:30 AM

New Islamic State Declared Aleppo

Syrian rebels have declared independence – both from the Assad administration, and from each other. Islamic state is created in Aleppo.Chana Ya'ar, 11/21/2012, 11:06 AM