Putin 'Not Ruling Out' Syria StrikeRussian President hints he may support a military strike in Syria - if there's solid proof that Assad attacked his people with chemicals.
McCain Does Not Support Senate Resolution on SyriaSenator McCain says he does not support the latest Senate resolution on military force against Syria "in its current form."
Obama: Credibility is on the Line in Syria"How credible is Congress when it passes a treaty saying we have to forbid the use of chemical weapons?"
Russian Missile Cruiser Heading to MediterraneanRussia: the Moskva it is needed "in order to protect national interests."
President Obama has Tripped over his own Red LineAny vote by Congress for unilateral action would be fraught with difficulty and possibly invite retaliation on a massive scale.
Palestinian Authority Demands Israel Provide it with Gas MasksPalestinian Authority official claims Israel responsible for providing gas masks for civilians under PA jurisdictions.
White House: Obama Not Expected to Meet PutinDuring the upcoming G20 summit in Russia, the two leaders are not scheduled to meet to discuss Syria, White House Officials confirmed.
Jewish Groups Back Obama on SyriaAIPAC and ADL ask Congress to support Obama's proposal for a military strike in Syria.
Senate Committee May Vote Wednesday on Syria StrikeSenators reportedly reach an agreement on a resolution for military force in Syria. Vote expected Wednesday.
Iranian Commander Warns U.S. Against Attacking SyriaAn attack on Syria will spread the "spirit of jihad" among Muslims, warns commander in the Revolutionary Guards.
Hagel: Failure to Act in Syria Hurts Our Credibility on IranHagel to Senate committee: Failure to take action in Syria's will damage America's pledge to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.
Ban: Syria Attack Should be Approved by Security CouncilUnited Nations Secretary General suggests that American intervention in Syria would be illegal unless approved by the Security Council.
Hamas: 'U.S. Should Not Get Involved in Syria'Despite the ongoing genocide in Syria, killing hundreds everyday in the civil war, Hamas opposes U.S. military action against Assad's regime
U.S. Air Force Lacks Preparedness for Syria StrikeChief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh says the U.S. Air Force is not in an ideal place to lead a major Syria Offensive.
Defense Minister Downplays Mediterranean Missile ExerciseIsraeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon downplays joint US-Israel missile exercise which briefly alarmed Russian officials.
Yaalon Clarifies: Syria Intervention Not Israel’s AffairDefense Minister: Chemical weapons attack was America’s ‘red line’, not ours; denies Israel encouraging Syria strike.
Report: Hezbollah Mobilizing in Anticipation of US AttackLebanese locals note the disappearance of Hezbollah fighters from their villages, as tensions continue to mount over potential Syria attack.
Russian Radars Detected Joint Israeli-US Missile DrillIsraeli Defense Ministry says Israeli Navy carried out joint operation at sea with the US Military.
'You Can't be an Occupier in Your Own Home'In candid TV interview, Bayit Yehudi head says the lesson from world inaction on Syria is that Israel can only trust G-d and its own might.
Switzerland: Syria Tried to Buy WMD TechnologyAssad regime sought a vacuum pump, valves and a bioreactor but was rejected, says Bern.
Iranian Official: Syria Strike Will Hurt Israeli InterestsSenior Iranian official Alaeddin Boroujerdi warns: A U.S. strike on Syria will affect the entire region.
Pro-Assad Hackers Hit Marines WebsiteComputer hackers break into the Marine Corps recruiting website, call Obama "a traitor who wants to put your lives in danger."
The Israeli Street is Not Awaiting a US-Syria AttackIsrael's citizens are absolutely not rooting anxiously for Obama to attack Syria.
German Intelligence Concludes Assad is Behind Chemical AttackGerman intelligence has enough evidence to conclude that Assad ordered the chemical attack in Damascus, reports Der Spiegel.
White House Prepared to Rework Proposal on SyriaU.S. administration open to changes in Obama's Syria proposal so long as they are "within the parameters" he previously explained.
Assad: Striking Syria Could Lead to a Regional WarSyrian President challenges the world to provide proof that his regime attacked civilians with chemical weapons.
Hezbollah 'Will Fire at Israel from Syria'Report: Lebanese militia will retaliate for a strike against Damascus by firing rockets at Israel from Syrian territory.
Mekdad: 'Terrorism Will Flourish If the U.S. Strikes Syria'Any US military action against Syria would amount to "support for al-Qaeda and its affiliates," Damascus said.
Merkel: Germany Won't Participate in Syria AttackGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for "collective answer" by the UN to the chemical attack in Syria.
Arab States Call for Action in SyriaArab League urges the UN and the international community to "take the deterrent and necessary measures" against the Assad regime.
U.S. Sending Nuclear-Powered Aircraft Carrier to Middle EastWarning to Syria? The USS Nimitz and other ships in its strike group are heading toward the Red Sea.
IDF Releases Most Reservists Called Up Ahead of Syria StrikeThe IDF began to release some of the reservists that were called up in preparations for a possible U.S. military strike in Syria.
Lieberman: Moses Brought us Here, We won't BudgeYisrael Beytenu head delivers motivational Rosh Hashana message to faction members.
Official Quoted Saying: Obama's a CowardMaariv quotes unnamed official who says it is “obvious” Obama does not want to attack in Syria.
Invoking Israel, Kerry Says Congress will Vote 'Aye'Bashar al-Assad discounts “American threats” as US says sarin gas was used in August 21 massacre.
Gloating Syria Hails 'Historic Retreat' by USSyrian officials say Obama showed “hesitation” and is looking for a way to "get down from the tree he climbed."
Dempsey: Syria Mission Would Cost One Billion Dollars a MonthAn attack against Syria's chemical weapons would be complicated – not to mention very expensive, says US military chief Martin Dempsey.
Arab League Ministers to Call for Syria StrikeReport: Ministers will issue a call for destruction of Assad's defenses, to open way for Free Syria Army.
Syrian Captain Told: Fire Chemicals or be ShotBritish intelligence intercepted radio message ordering chemical strikes.
'Don't Try Us'Israeli PM Netanyahu sends warning to regional foes as reactions to Obama's hesitancy continue.
Mixed Reactions in the Arab World to Syria DelayArab world torn between disappointment, relief as America delays action on Syria.
Israeli Politicians Slam America for Hesitation and HypocrisyBayit Yehudi MKs attack President Obama's decision to postpone an attack on Syria, as "Tehran opens the champagne."
'We Can Only Rely on God and Our Troops'Fomer IDF Major General Uzi Dayan sees American uncertainty as a sign that Israel cannot rely on foreign powers to secure its future.
'You Can’t Rely on America'Legal expert warns Israel against relying on American support in case of trouble: "Even when they do act, they’re too late."
Obama Hints at Tough Response to SyriaObama tells rabbis not to worry: American response to Syria will send Iran the right message.
Syrian Officials Gloat: Obama Defeated Before War BeganSyrian official mocks Obama administration over airstrike delay as Syrian PM threatens.
Samaria Prepares – Again – for Tel Aviv RefugeesIsraelis in Samaria prepare to take in evacuees from the Tel Aviv area in case of war.
Did Assad's Son Taunt the U.S. Army on Facebook?A Facebook post reportedly by Syrian President's son may not have been authentic, but has nevertheless caught attention.
Reid: Syria Strike 'Justified and Necessary'Assad committed "atrocities" against civilians with a chemical weapons attack, says Senate Majority Leader.
Syrian Media Releases List of Potential Targets in IsraelSyrian state media releases list of potential targets for retaliatory strikes in the event of US intervention.
Conservatives Slam Obama's ProcrastinationKrauthammer says lack of urgency is “astonishing”; Podhoretz: announcement is “literally nonsensical.”
Assad 'in a Bunker' – ReportSyria leader is in an underground bunker with his staff, according to a Lebanese newspaper that is close to Damascus.
Obama: We'll Take Military Action, but Only if Congress ApprovesUS President says attack can take place "tomorrow, next week or a month from now."
Syria: Kerry's Accusations Based on LiesSyria rejects remarks by Kerry, says they are fabricated and based on lies by "terrorists".
Cameron and Obama Discuss SyriaIn a "friendly" conversation, British PM and U.S. President talk about the British Parliament's block on UK involvement in Syria.
Erdogan: Syrian Strike Should Topple AssadLimited strikes in Syria are not enough, declares Turkey's Prime Minister as the U.S. mulls action in Syria.
Assad Moving Offices and Missile Launchers, Says OppositionPreparing for a Western military strike, the Syrian government has reportedly moved political offices to schools and universities.