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 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.
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.
U.S. Imposes Penalties on Syrian Firm, HizbullahThe United States imposes penalties against Syria that target state-run oil company Sytrol.
Report: Obama Authorized 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.
US Embassy Stormed in DamascusLoyalists 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 HamaAssad forces raided a Damascus suburb overnight; US Ambassador Robert Ford is in volatile Hama; more protests expected after Friday prayers.
US Sanction's for Syria's AssadThe United States targets Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, six top officials, with economic sanctions aimed at attenuating his brutal crackdown.
US Student Freed from SyriaAn American student released from a Damascus prison last Saturday says the Syrian government is unlikely to fall despite popular protests.
Assad: Israel, Media Cause RiotsSyrian President Bashar al-Assad addressed the nation, promising reforms without specifics and blaming an Israeli conspiracy for unrest at home.
US Student 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 Names 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 SyriaIn a sign of another Obama ”engagement” failure, a top US official said Syria can forget about the Golan while damaging US interests in Lebanon.