Putin: Syrian Rebels Are Cannibals; Don't Arm ThemOne does not need to support people who eat their enemies' bodies, says Russian President.
Russia 'Not Convinced' Assad Used Chemical WeaponsRussia says it is not convinced by U..S. evidence alleging that the Syrian government used chemical weapons against rebels.
Putin: Syria Doesn't Yet Have S-300The delivery of Russian missile systems to Syria is legal but the contract "has not yet been realized," says Russian President.
Russia Blocks Security Council Statement on SyriaRussia blocks a UN Security Council declaration of alarm over the siege of the Syrian town of al-Qusayr.
Kerry: S-300 Deal Endangers IsraelU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Russia's deal to sell S-300 to Syria is "not helpful" and puts Israel at risk.
Russia: S-300s to Syria – Only in 2014Russian officials say they will send anti-aircraft missiles to Syria, but only in 2014.
Netanyahu Tells Putin: We’ll Destroy S-300sIsraeli PM warns Russia that weapons to Syria will not be allowed to become operational.
Assad May be Bluffing on Missiles, Says ExpertAmb. (ret.) Yossi Ben-Aharon explains why Russia wants to supply S-300s to Syria and what it means for Israel, in this exclusive interview.
U.S.: We Support Israel’s Ability to Defend ItselfThe United States reiterates that Israel has the right to defend itself, even if Russia sells advanced missiles to Syria.
U.S. Backs EU, Condemns Russia Over SyriaThe U.S. condemns Russia for selling advanced missile systems to Syria, welcomes EU's lifting of an arms embargo.
Report: Russia Cancels S-300 Deal with SyriaIsrael has convinced Russia to cancel the sale of advanced missile systems to Syria, says a Russian official.
Dempsey: Selling Missiles to Syria Emboldens AssadRussia's shipment of anti-ship missiles to Syria will "embolden" the regime, General Martin Dempsey says.
Russia, UN Call for Urgent Conference on SyriaUN Secretary-General and Russia agree that a peace conference on Syria should be held "as soon as possible".
Russian Official: Missile Systems Sale ‘A Message to America’Russian official says sale of missile systems to Syria sends a message of opposition to U.S. interference.
Russia to Arm Syria, Despite Israel's ObjectionRussia's Foreign Minister clarifies his country intends to complete the deal to sell advanced missile systems to Syria.
Report: Syria Already Has Advanced Russian MissilesAdvanced Russian missile launchers have already been transferred to President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, reports an Arabic newspaper.
Putin Warns against Moves that Could 'Shake' SyriaPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu landed in Sochi, Russia, and met with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
U.S., Russia Seek International Conference on SyriaThe U.S. and Russia agreed to push both sides in the Syria conflict to find a solution and hold an international conference.
Gantz: I Hope We Can Develop Our Relations with Turkey“Turkey is an important country with interests that are common to those of Israel,” says IDF Chief of Staff.
Russia Begins Evacuating Citizens from SyriaMoscow believes Assad is losing control. Airplanes sent to evacuate 100 Russian citizens, out of about 30,000.
Brahimi: Syrian War is Worsening by the DayInternational envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says he has a peace plan that could be supported by world powers.
Russia Urges Assad to Talk to OppositionRussia, Syria's closest ally despite months of violence, encourages Assad to hold dialogue with opposition.
Russian Flotilla 'May Evacuate Russians from Syria'Ships are on a training mission but may be about to evacuate Russians if situation worsens.
Russia Condemns UN's Condemnation of AssadRussia says the resolution on Syria adopted by UN us “harmful,” says it was tantamount to a show of support for rebels.
Bashar Assad 'Ready to Leave'?Assad is ready to give up power "in a civilized manner," says Russian envoy to Paris. Syria denies it.
Russia Sends Naval Flotilla to its Base in SyriaRussia sends a naval flotilla of seven warships to its naval base at Tartus. Officials claim deployment unrelated to Syrian unrest.
Russia May Have Helped Down Turkish JetRussia may have helped shoot down the Turkish aircraft near Syria, officials tell The Sunday Times newspaper.
Putin in Israel to Boost Power in MideastPutin visits Israel, the Palestinian Authority and Jordan in an effort to improve his image, blackened by support for Syria and Iran.
Russian Ship with Syrian Choppers 'Turns Back'Following British pressure on an insurance company at U.S. behest, attack helicopters will not reach Syria.
Russian Commandos 'to Escort Assad Out of Syria'Voice of Israel cites Russian reports that say Russian commandos may sail to Syria to escort Assad to safety.
Report Reveals Assad's 'Shopping List' from RussiaThe Associated Press reveals some weapons systems Russia has recently shipped to Syria or pledged to deliver.
U.S., Allies Call for Syria Transition GovernmentThe U.S., EU, Turkey and Arab states agree Assad must go but Russia and China are as obstinate as ever.
Syria Expels Ambassadors Who've Already LeftKicks out U.S., British, Turkish, French, Swiss, Spanish and Italian ambassadors, attaches from Belgium, Bulgaria and Canada.
Putin Warns of Dangerous Situation in SyriaRussian President Vladimir Putin warns of an “extremely dangerous” situation in Syria, continues to reject a military intervention.
Children Protest Syrian Massacre Outside Russian EmbassyA protest against the ongoing killings of innocent civilians in Syria took place outside the Russian embassy in Tel Aviv.
Russia's Lavrov Warns Against Arming Syrian OppositionRussia’s foreign minister warned other nations against arm thein Syrian opposition, saying it would only escalate hostilities.
Russia Shifting Position on Assad, Tells Him to Make HasteFor various reasons, Russia is moving away from its unwavering support for Bashar Assad.
Russia And China Claim Honorable Motives Behind Pro Assad PolicyRussia and China defend their pro-Assad Syrian policy a essential to protect international law and sovereignty.
Exclusive: Syrian Embarrasses Russian Ambassador via SkypeArutz Sheva video: Opposition leader warns Amb. Yakovlev his country will face Hague tribunal for assisting Assad.
Former Army Officer Says Syrian Troops Used Chemical WeaponsAn officer who recently defected from the Syrian army: Syrian security forces are using non-conventional weapons against protesters.
Russia Says West is an 'Accomplice' in Syria ViolenceRussia accuses the West of being an “accomplice” to the violence in Syria, says the opposition responsible for ending the ongoing violence.
Russia Threatens to Veto UN Resolution on SyriaRussia threatens to veto a UN Security Council resolution on Syria, even after it was watered down to please the Russians.
Russia Delivers Anti-Ship Cruise Missiles to SyriaDespite the ongoing crackdown on protesters, Russia has delivered anti-ship cruise missiles to Syria.
Russia Insists Weapons to Syria Will not Reach TerroristsRussia has defied Israel and the US and is going through with its sale of anti-ship missiles to Syria that could endanger the Israeli Navy.
Syria to Get Advanced Anti-Ship Missiles from RussiaRussia plans to sell advanced anti-ship cruise missiles to Syria despite U.S., Israeli concerns. Russia: We had a contract.
Russia Wants to Build Nuclear Plants in SyriaRussia wants to help Syria, which has been charged with trying to get nuclear arms, build nuclear plants while promoting a nuke-free Middle East.