Russia and US agree to dethrone, exile AssadReports indicate the US and Russia have secret agreement to ease Assad from power and send him into exile.
Syrian rebels reject Assad gov't as talks falterRebels, regime refuse to reach compromise on future of Syrian leader.
Post 9/11, the US jumped from the Middle East frying pan into the fireObama is following the worst recommendations of the ISG, a group created by Bush, who rejected their ideas. They wanted to help the opposition in Mideast countries depose dictators. Obama decided to replace those secular dictators with Islamists.
Amb. Richardson: 'Assad Is the Problem'Ex-UN ambassador and lifelong Democrat tells Arutz Sheva that unless Assad goes, 'there’s not going to be peace in Syria.'
Report: Iranian Soldiers Active in SyriaIsraeli security officials say Revolutionary Guards have teamed with Hezbollah, Syrian soldiers to stave off rebels in Zabadani.
Syria Congratulates Iran on Nuclear DealSyrian President Bashar Assad calls the deal a 'major turning point in history' in message to his main backer, Iranian Supreme Leader.
Assad Collapse Deemed Near as Rebels, ISIS AdvanceExpert Ehud Yaari says despite Iran's assistance, Assad is quickly running out of troops and time. IDF: 'Syrian army has ceased to exist.'
Expert: Syria War Crimes Case at ICC 'Unlikely'War crimes prosecution can only happen under a regime change, experts say, as Assad is likely to be involved in any short-term solution.
Syria Security Chief Appears with AssadMeeting debunks rumors Assad's top security official was under house arrest for plotting a coup.
US to UN: Investigate Syrian Chemical Weapons UseDiplomats say there is 'mounting evidence' of more chlorine gas attacks despite lengthy chemical removal process.
Assad: Turkey Halted UN Ceasefire Plan in AleppoSyrian President claims Turkey's influence with rebel factions is prolonging the battle in Aleppo, a prime site for bomb attacks.
UN Calls Assad 'Part of the Solution' in SyriaUN insists the 'only solution is a political solution' in Syria, despite four years of war and ISIS advances.
Israeli DM: We'll Work to Depose Assad if AttackedDefense minister says Israel will hold Damascus responsible over revenge attacks launched from Syria for last week's Golan strike.
Over 76,000 Reported Killed in Syria in 2014Among the dead in the civil war: nearly 18,000 civilians, among them 3,500 children.
Syria Bombs Islamic State 'Air Force'Syrian minister of information confirms ISIS training on captured jets, but claims Assad's forces have downed most of them.
Iran Warns of Israel Attack If US Hits AssadIranian deputy FM makes veiled hint against toppling Iran's Syrian ally, while confirming discussions with US on fighting ISIS.
Rebels Control Syrian Golan, Entering LebanonRebels continue onslaught by capturing key Quneitra mountain solidifying control; clashes in Lebanon push Hezbollah from border.
Report: Assad Partially Recaptures QuneitraRebel forces lose several Quneitra villages after capturing UN forces, same day UN report reveals half of Syria has been displaced.
Talks Ongoing to Free 43 UN PeacekeepersCanadian FM blames Assad for spiraling security situation, as rebels capture UN forces, hold others in 'tense' stand-off.
Obama Authorizes IS Recon Flights in SyriaUS makes apparent prelude move to airstrikes, but has no intention of getting Assad's permission to operate in Syria.
Liberman: Assad's Forces for Golan ExplosionForeign Minister Avigdor Liberman says attack was deliberate, 'clearly from Syrian authorities.'
Ya'alon Vows 'Harsh' Response to Syria AttacksDefense minister levels responsibility on Assad for lethal Golan Heights attack, as IDF source notes focus on search for teens.
Syrian 'Elections' BeginNo one has any doubt that Syrian President Bashar Assad will win a third term. 'It's a coronation of Assad,' says an expert.
IAF 'Ready to Protect,' Officials SayIAF officials reassure the public: despite budget cuts, Israel can handle any threat - especially in the North.
Iran Threatens to Mobilize 130,000 Troops in SyriaRevolutionary Guard leader makes revealing statement on Iranian control in Syria, says Assad acting as Iran's 'deputy'.
Jurists Petition UN to Force Aid into SyriaJurists' letter states that Syria is withholding humanitarian aid arbitrarily, demands UN deliver relief 'with or without consent.'
Bashar Assad Announces Presidential CampaignAs expected, Assad announces bid to run for third seven-year term in office. Analysts predict he will win.
Video Evidence of New Syrian Chemical Attack?Activists claim Assad regime killed over 100 in chemical attack in Idlib province; videos show victims and alleged chemical bombs.
US to Supply Rebels with Anti-Aircraft Missiles?Following footage of rebels using US-made anti-tank missiles, reports indicate US considering transferring 'game-changing' arms.
Bashar Assad Calls for Presidential ElectionsRegime announces election date on Monday, despite mounting criticism over three-year civil war, possible chemical weapons attacks.
Syrian Airstrikes Right By Israeli BorderAssad's fighter jets hit rebel refugee camp in Quneitra on Golan Heights, close to crossing into Israel. IAF dispatches planes in response.
Assad Angry After Rebel Promotes Peace With IsraelDr. Kamal Al-Labwani advocates for Israel, Syria to unite over 'common enemies,' tells Assad not to preach to him about morality.
Only Half of Syria's Chemical Weapons RemovedOPCW reports a mere 34.8% of the most lethal Priority 1 chemicals removed, same day Syrian army conquers Crusader castle.
How Has Bashar al-Assad Held On For So Long?Expert on Syria reveals Assad's brutal secrets to staying in power so long despite civil war in exclusive interview.
Syria Claims Soldier Killed in Israeli AirstrikeSyrian army says IAF nighttime strike was 'desperate attempts endanger stability.'
Ya'alon Warns Assad Will 'Regret' Aiding TerrorismDefense minister pledges firm IDF action, after airstrike overnight hits Syrian army sites that aided explosives attack Tuesday.
IDF on 'High Alert' After Hezbollah ThreatsMilitary mobilizes near Lebanese border after Hezbollah vows retaliation for air strike.
Abbas Refrains from Condemning Syrian War CrimesSpokesman claims Abbas, PA policy is to focus ignore any conflicts irrelevant to the interests of the Palestinian Arab people.
Kerry: Intransigent Assad to Blame for Talk HaltU.S. Sec. of State blames Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for the breakdown of talks between the regime and rebel groups.
Syria Again Promises Homs Ceasefire, EvacuationAssad reportedly agrees to ceasefire in Homs to let civilians out and aid in, follows initial promises Sunday during Geneva 2 talks.
Report: Assad Razing Whole Neighborhoods in SyriaHuman Rights Watch claims Assad's forces have been destroying whole neighborhoods in Syria, using satellite photos as evidence.
Blast in Syria: Did IDF Strike S-300 Missiles?Unofficial reports indicate Latakia weapons stockpiles bombed. IDF reportedly struck missiles there in October.
Syria: West Reaches Out to Assad Over JihadistsSyrian official: growing concern over rebel forces, including foreign jihadis, has caused the West to reach out to Assad.
48 Besieged 'Palestinian Refugees' Starve in SyriaAl-Yarmouk camp besieged by Syrian army for months, death toll up to 48 as PA Arabs protest on Temple Mount.
Lebanon Shoots At Syrian Warplanes For First TimeSyrian warplanes violating Lebanese airspace to raid pro-rebel area hit by Lebanon; follows Saudi military aid pledge.
Report Reveals Assad's 'Secret Iraq Oil Lifeline'Revelation shows Assad's Syria regime propped up by crude oil imports from Iraq slipping past sanctions via an Egyptian port.
Assad Forces Capture Key Town, Open WMD RoutesSyrian army seizes town on Damascus-Homs highway, allows shipment of supplies and chemical weapons for disposal.
Report: US Knew About Chemical WeaponsPulitzer-Prize winning journalist reveals proof that US administration knew both sides had weapons; officials deny claims.
Cost of Syrian Civil War: 25 Billion DollarsSyrian opposition's 'Finance Minister': foreign funding for Assad regime renders sanctions ineffective.
Concern: Syrian Chemical Weapons' Effect on Sea800 tons of chemicals to be dumped by US forces into the Mediterranean at the end of the month; expert warns it might damage ecology.
Geneva II Syria Talks Announced for JanuaryUN announces Assad's regime and opposition forces will hold peace talks in January as fighting rages on.
Syrian Rebels Unite, Call for Islamic StateNew Syrian rebel group merges rebel factions, declares wish to replace Assad with fundamentalist republic - but leaves out Al Qaeda.
LBC Video: Assad 'Weak' for Not Striking IsraelLebanese satire program represents Syrian President Bashar Assad as weak, ineffective for inability to respond to IAF air strikes
Report: Hezbollah Preparing 'Battle for Damascus'Was Hezbollah "withdrawal" a diversion? Terror group reportedly preparing for massive battle around Damascus.
Syrian FM: We Intend to 'Reclaim' the GolanDespite the war, for Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem, there is only one problem of Syria's fit to be discussed at the UN – Israel.
Syrian Officer: Assad Behind Chemical WeaponsSyrian officer who defected to rebels says President Assad gave orders to use chemical weapons.
Video Reveals Key Iranian Role in Syrian Civil WarRemarkable footage includes insight into daily routine of Iranian fighters in Syria, includes interview with Iranian commander.