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.
US Imposes More Sanctions on SyriaThe United States has imposed additional sanctions on Syria, adding telecommunications companies to the ban on trade.
Mideast: US Envoys Face Threats, AssaultsUS envoy pelted with eggs and tomatoes before barricading himself in a Damascus residence; US envoy in Cairo threatened with violence.
Syrian Navy Shells LatakiaSyria's navy shelled Latakia killing at least eight as the brutal crackdown in the scenic coastal city enters its second day.
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 and Syria: Fear and LoathingSyrian 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.”
US Ambassador in HamaAssad forces raided a Damascus suburb overnight; US Ambassador Robert Ford is in volatile Hama; more protests expected after Friday prayers.
Obama Still ‘Engaging’ SyriaObama rebuffs increasing demands to recall US ambassador from Damascus and wants to “engage” Assad, a policy France has implied is a fantasy.