Syrian Officer: Assad Told Me to Use 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.
Ya'alon: Assad Had Better Not Get Us Involved in SyriaDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon reiterates that Israel will do whatever it needs to do defend its citizens.
Assad: US Should 'Expect Anything' if it AttacksThe United States needs to be prepared for “every action” if it attacks Syria, says Bashar al-Assad in an interview with US television.
Report: Assad May Not Have Known About Chemical Weapons UseGerman report claims that Bashar al-Assad may not have known about the use of chemical weapons against Syrians.
Peres: Assad will Disappear – One Way or the OtherSyrian president ‘has lost the right to be a leader,’ Peres declares.
British MPs Reconsidering Rejection of Syria ActionBritish parliamentarians are reconsidering their rejection of military action on Syria last week, and may hold another vote
Report: Obama Delayed Attack to Get Russia 'On Board'Report claims reason for the US delay on a Syria attack was to allow Obama to persuade Russia to help remove Assad from office.
‘If Assad Falls, Al-Qaeda Rises’Mideast expert: If America intervenes in Syria – God protect us.
Mesika: Govt Discriminates Against Yesha in Mask DistributionThe only distribution points in Judea and Samaria are inaccessible for many of the region's residents.
Syrian Strife Stresses Shi'ite/Sunni SplitA rift has developed among Islamists, as Shi'ite and Sunni terror groups pick sides in Syria's bloody civil war.
Syrian Government Denies Attack on Assad ConvoyRebels in Syria said they attacked a convoy in which President Bashar al-Assad was riding, but regime airs video of president soon after.
Mideast Expert: Assad is Winning – and That’s Bad for IsraelAssad is winning with Iran’s help, Mideast expert says. He warns Israel not to rely on the ‘corrupt, ineffective’ UN.
US Confirms Assad Used Chemical WeaponsObama administration confirms that the Syrian army used chemical weapons against rebel forces.
Russia: S-300s to Syria – Only in 2014Russian officials say they will send anti-aircraft missiles to Syria, but only in 2014.
Expert: Assad May Choose 'Samson Option'Dr. Mordechai Kedar says Assad could attack Israel viciously if he has nothing to lose.
Video: An Inside Look at the Destruction of a Syrian TownA video shows the ferocity of fighting in a Syrian town, and the frustration of residents with the West's inaction
Assad: Rebels Attacked Radar, Helping Israel"Israel is directly supporting the terrorist groups," charges embattled Syrian president.
Assad's Fellow Alawites Turn on HimPro-rebellion Alawites convene in Cairo, call on other members of the sect to rebel against Assad.
Assad: I am not a MonsterSyrian strongman: "I am human, and I am a doctor. I am pained by scenes of blood and death."
Report: Israel to Declare 'Buffer Zone' on Syrian BorderIsrael intends to declare a buffer zone inside the Syrian border to prevent terrorists from getting into Israel, sources said.
Assad 'Living on Warship'Unconfirmed report in Saudi newspaper says Syrian strongman travels to Syria by helicopter to attend meetings.
Assad Calls to Mobilize against ‘Terrorist’ RebelsIn a rare public speech, Syria’s President Assad calls for “full national mobilization” against “terrorist” rebels.
Assad to Make Rare Public AddressSyria's embattled president plans a rare public address as death toll passes 60,000.
Syria: Assad Issues Pardon, Continues AirstrikesAssad meets a major rebel demand by pardoning all political prisoners, but continues airstrikes, raids.
Fighting Continues in SyriaFighting continues in Damascus, Aleppo and the Turkish border as UN peace envoy visits Cairo.
FSA Rebels Attack Army, Regime Attacks ProtestersFourteen soldiers died in an attack on an army post in the southern province of Daraa on Friday.
Oil Prices Rise After Syrian Jet Forced to LandJets from Turkey that intercepted a Syrian passenger jet caused a surge in oil prices.
Assad Refused to Talk with Opposition, Says Former PMSyrian President Bashar Assad rejected offers to resolve the country's violent uprising peacefully, says defected Prime Minister .
Report: Russia Ordered Deaths of Turkish PilotsTurkish pilots killed in Syria were reportedly taken alive then killed after consultation with Moscow.
Assad Receives Support from Iranian AlliesSyria's President Bashar Assad meets Iran's Saeed Jalili, who says Iran will maintain its partnership with Syria.
White House: Assad's Government is CrumblingWhite House says the defection of Syria's prime minister shows that the Syrian government is “crumbling from within”.
Prosor Attacks Syria in Fiery UN SpeechIsrael's ambassador to the UN, Ron Prosor, fiercely attacks Syria and its ambassador during a speech to the General Assembly.
Technion Prof. Supports AssadProf. Kalman Altman: The rebels present massacres they committed as Assad's doing.
Syria's Foreign Minister Blames Israel for UnrestSyria’s Foreign Minister and his Iranian counterpart accuse Israel of plotting to overthrow the regime of Syrian President Assad.
Obama Directly Warns Assad About Using Chemical WeaponsObama: Assad will be held accountable if he made the “tragic mistake” of using his stockpile of chemical weapons.
Syria Fighting Continues as Army Pounds DamascusSyrian army helicopters pound Damascus with rockets and heavy machine guns and tanks, try to reverse gains by rebels.
Barak: Assad's Fall Closer than EverDefense Minister Ehud Barak estimates that the fall of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime is closer than ever.
UN Security Council Extends Syrian Monitoring MissionThe UN Security Council votes unanimously to extend its monitoring mission in Syria for 30 days.
Security Council to Vote on Sanctions on SyriaUN Security Council will vote on a resolution that threatens Syrian authorities with sanctions if they do not stop using heavy weapons.
Syria 'Moving Sarin, Cyanide Out of Storage'U.S. alarmed that Assad is preparing to use stockpiles of sarin nerve agent, mustard gas and cyanide.
Defecting Syrian Diplomat: Only Force Can Bring Down AssadNawaf Fares, Syria's ambassador to Iraq who defected: There is no way Assad can be pushed from power without force.
Peacenik Canadian Arab Joins Syria RebelsEngineer Thawaiba Kanafani of Toronto volunteers for Free Army. Blames Assad for war with Israel.
Top Syrian General Defects to TurkeyManaf Tlass, a Syrian general who was a leading member of Assad's inner circle, has defected to Turkey.
Report: 85 Syrian Soldiers Defect to TurkeyNearly 300 Syrians have defected to Turkey, including 85 soldiers, Turkey's state-run news agency reports.
Syria: At Least 83 Killed as Forces Storm Damascus SuburbAt least 83 people killed across Syria, hundreds trapped in Douma as regime forces storm the town in Damascus province.
Syria Transition Plan Could Leave Assad Running SyriaMajor powers came up with a plan for a government transition in Syria, that could leave Bashar al-Assad in charge of the country
Turkish Warplane Disappears - Is Syria Responsible?Turkish warplane disappears over the Mediterranean, reports say it may have been shot down by Syrian security sources.
Report: More Senior Syrian Officials May DefectMembers of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s inner circle are secretly making plans to defect to the opposition, say U.S. officials.
Dagan: Time to Get Rid of AssadFormer Mossad chief says situation in Egypt is not as bad as some people say it is.
Russian Ship with Syrian Choppers 'Turns Back'Following British pressure on an insurance company at U.S. behest, attack helicopters will not reach Syria.
Opposition Leader: Assad Should Transfer Power to DeputyThe new leader of Syria's exiled opposition calls President Bashar al-Assad to transfer power to his deputy.
Report: Assad's Forces Using Unidentified Gas on CiviliansSyrian opposition claims Assad using toxic material, unidentified gas on Syrian civilians.
White House Urges International Unity Against AssadWhite House: Assad was lying when he denied his regime had any involvement in the Houla massacre.
Assad: Houla Massacre is More than MonstrousSyrian President Bashar Assad says the Houla is monstrous, continues to blame "terrorists" for the crackdown on anti-regime protesters.
Sanctions Hurting Assad, but Iran is Stepping InAssad is quickly spending through his cash reserves as sanctions choke off many sources of funding, but is getting help from Iran.
Assad: We're Fighting Against Foreign MercenariesSyrian President Bashar Assad insists in TV interview his regime is fighting against foreign mercenaries, not innocent Syrians.