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U.S. May Issue Most Wanted Syrians Playing Cards

The United States is considering issuing a set of playing cards to help identify 100 most wanted figures of the Syrian regime.Elad Benari, 1/8/2013, 6:13 AM

‘America Wants Bloodshed,’ Syrian Source Claims

A leading figure in the Syrian opposition accuses the US of seeking continued civil war. Maayana Miskin, 11/2/2012, 10:40 AM

U.S. Announces New Aid for Syrian Citizens

The United States unveils $45 million in new aid to Syria, to meet a growing humanitarian crisis in the bloody 18-month conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 9:50 PM

Expert: Syrian Turmoil Convenient for the U.S.

Prof. Zaki Shalom tries to explain why the Americans are remaining silent as President Bashar Al-Assad slaughters his own people.Elad Benari, 9/11/2012, 2:16 AM

U.S. Imposes Penalties on Syrian Firm, Hizbullah

The United States imposes penalties against Syria that target state-run oil company Sytrol.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/11/2012, 12:15 AM

Report: Obama Authorized Support for Syrian Rebels

President Barack Obama has signed a secret order authorizing U.S. support for rebels in Syria, sources say.Elad Benari, 8/2/2012, 7:15 AM

U.S. Concerned Over Impending Aleppo Massacre

U.S. says it is concerned that Assad's forces are planning a massacre in Aleppo, but rules out military intervention in the conflict.Elad Benari, 7/27/2012, 4:15 AM

U.S. Welcomes Defection of Top Syrian General

U.S. says the defection of a top general from the Syrian regime is “significant”, but notes that Assad still “has loyalists around.”Elad Benari, Canada, 7/6/2012, 11:09 PM

More US Sanctions Against Syria

The United States has announced more sanctions against Syria as its president continues government brutality against protesters. Chana Ya'ar, 8/11/2011, 11:28 AM

US Considers Call for Assad to Step Down

The United States is considering a call to end the reign of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 8/10/2011, 11:01 AM

US Embassy Stormed in Damascus

Loyalists of Syrian President Bashar Assad stormed the US embassy in Damascus after last week's show of support for opposition protesters in Hama.Gabe Kahn., 7/11/2011, 9:45 PM

US Ambassador in Hama

Assad forces raided a Damascus suburb overnight; US Ambassador Robert Ford is in volatile Hama; more protests expected after Friday prayers.Gabe Kahn., 7/8/2011, 4:17 PM

US Sanction's for Syria's Assad

The United States targets Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, six top officials, with economic sanctions aimed at attenuating his brutal crackdown.Gabe Kahn., 5/18/2011, 10:10 PM

US Student Freed from Syria

An American student released from a Damascus prison last Saturday says the Syrian government is unlikely to fall despite popular protests.Chana Ya'ar, 4/6/2011, 11:12 AM

Assad: Israel, Media Cause Riots

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad addressed the nation, promising reforms without specifics and blaming an Israeli conspiracy for unrest at home.Chana Ya'ar, 3/30/2011, 4:36 PM

US Student Held in Syria

A US college student is being held in Syria. His parents say he was picked up by authorities during a demonstration in Damascus. Chana Ya'ar, 3/27/2011, 4:05 PM

U.S. Ambassador Back in Syria

The U.S. resumes full diplomatic relations with Syria, sending new ambassador Robert Ford.Maayana Miskin, 1/28/2011, 11:51 AM

Obama Names Ambassador to Syria

U.S. President Barack Obama used his Constitutional muscle this week to appoint an ambassador to Syria while the Senate was not in session.Chana Ya'ar, 12/30/2010, 12:57 PM

US About-Face on Syria

In a sign of another Obama ”engagement” failure, a top US official said Syria can forget about the Golan while damaging US interests in Lebanon. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/2/2010, 5:48 PM