Obama Announces New Humanitarian Aid for the Syrian PeopleU.S. President Barack Obama announces an extra $155 million dollars to aid refugees fleeing the Syrian civil war.
U.S. May Issue Most Wanted Syrians Playing CardsThe United States is considering issuing a set of playing cards to help identify 100 most wanted figures of the Syrian regime.
‘America Wants Bloodshed,’ Syrian Opposition Source ClaimsA leading figure in the Syrian opposition accuses the US of seeking continued civil war.
U.S. Announces New Aid for Syrian CitizensThe United States unveils $45 million in new aid to Syria, to meet a growing humanitarian crisis in the bloody 18-month conflict.
Syrian Turmoil Convenient for the U.S., Says ExpertProf. Zaki Shalom tries to explain why the Americans are remaining silent as President Bashar Al-Assad slaughters his own people.
U.S. Imposes Penalties on Syrian Firm and on HizbullahThe United States imposes penalties against Syria that target state-run oil company Sytrol.
Report: Obama Authorized U.S. Support for Syrian RebelsPresident Barack Obama has signed a secret order authorizing U.S. support for rebels in Syria, sources say.
U.S. Concerned Over Impending Aleppo MassacreU.S. says it is concerned that Assad's forces are planning a massacre in Aleppo, but rules out military intervention in the conflict.
U.S. Welcomes Defection of Top Syrian GeneralU.S. says the defection of a top general from the Syrian regime is “significant”, but notes that Assad still “has loyalists around.”
More US Sanctions Against SyriaThe United States has announced more sanctions against Syria as its president continues government brutality against protesters.
US Considers Call for Assad to Step DownThe United States is considering a call to end the reign of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Assad Loyalists Storm US EmbassyLoyalists of Syrian President Bashar Assad stormed the US embassy in Damascus after last week's show of support for opposition protesters in Hama.
US Ambassador in Hama; Syrian Violence ContinuesAssad forces raided a Damascus suburb overnight; US Ambassador Robert Ford is in volatile Hama; more protests expected after Friday prayers.
US Targets Syria's Assad With SanctionsThe United States targets Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, six top officials, with economic sanctions aimed at attenuating his brutal crackdown.
US Student Released from DamascusAn American student released from a Damascus prison last Saturday says the Syrian government is unlikely to fall despite popular protests.
Syria's Assad: Israel, Foreign Media to Blame for UnrestSyrian President Bashar al-Assad addressed the nation, promising reforms without specifics and blaming an Israeli conspiracy for unrest at home.
US College Student Being Held in SyriaA US college student is being held in Syria. His parents say he was picked up by authorities during a demonstration in Damascus.
U.S. Ambassador Back in SyriaThe U.S. resumes full diplomatic relations with Syria, sending new ambassador Robert Ford.
Obama Appoints Robert Ford as Ambassador to SyriaU.S. President Barack Obama used his Constitutional muscle this week to appoint an ambassador to Syria while the Senate was not in session.
US About-Face on Syria; 'Golan not Worth Lebanon’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.