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West Warns 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

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

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 and Syria: Fear and Loathing

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

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 Still ‘Engaging’ 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