Western Powers Warn Citizens, Leave Syria Now!

Westerns powers are warning their citizens to get out of Syria while they still can. The US embassy heightened an alert Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 11/24/2011, 9:24 AM

US Imposes More Sanctions on Syria

The United States has imposed additional sanctions on Syria, adding telecommunications companies to the ban on trade.Chana Ya'ar, 10/4/2011, 12:15 AM

Mideast: US Envoys Face Threats, Assaults

US envoy pelted with eggs and tomatoes before barricading himself in a Damascus residence; US envoy in Cairo threatened with violence.Gabe Kahn., 10/3/2011, 8:06 PM

Syrian Navy Shells Latakia, Death Toll Rises

Syria's navy shelled Latakia killing at least eight as the brutal crackdown in the scenic coastal city enters its second day.Gabe Kahn., 8/14/2011, 2:45 PM

Assad Loyalists Storm US Embassy

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

Arab Spring: US Envoy’s Hero’s Welcome and Fear of US Flag

Syrian protesters gave US envoy a hero’s welcome, but he was too afraid to allow the US flag on his car. Syria: He is aiding “militants.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 3:47 PM

US Ambassador in Hama; Syrian Violence Continues

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

Obama’s ‘Fantasy’ Rejects Bringing Home Envoy from Syria

Obama rebuffs increasing demands to recall US ambassador from Damascus and wants to “engage” Assad, a policy France has implied is a fantasy.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/29/2011, 3:59 PM