Expert: Pry Syria Away from IranProfessor John Myhill of Haifa University says it's worth considering how a future Syria independent of Iran could align with Israel.
Expert: Syria is Fragmenting for the BetterPinhas Inbari says that Syria is breaking apart, despite the desire to end the war with a strong government in Damascus.
Twin Car Bombs Kill 18 in Syria's HomsTwin car bomb explosions in an Alawite neighborhood kill at least 18 people, mostly children.
Syria: Jihadist Rebels Kill 102-Year-OldIslamic State of Iraq and the Levant kills a 102-year-old Alawite and his entire family.
Syrian Jihadists: We Killed Dozens of AlawitesAl-Nusra Front says its people attacked three villages in Homs and killed dozens of members of Assad's Alawite clan.
Syrian Jihadists Threaten Revenge on AlawitesAl-Nusra Front vows revenge strikes against villages from Assad's Alawite community over claims his forces used chemical weapons.