UN Sending Chemical Weapons Kits to Troops in GolanThe United Nations is sending chemical weapons kits to troops in the Golan Heights because of growing fears over Syria's arsenal.
Syrian Rebels Take Over Damascus Refugee CampRebels have taken over the Yarmouk camp which is home to thousands of "Palestinian refugees".
Syria: PFLP Defectors Call for Arrest of Group's HeadDefectors of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine in Syria called to arrest group’s head Ahmed Jibril who fled Damascus.
Nasrallah: Syrian Rebels Won't WinAl-Qaeda has been tricked into fighting in Syria, claims Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah.
Syrian VP: Neither Side Can Win Militarily"Things will definitely go from bad to worse" in Syria, predicts the country's vice president.
Iran Warns Turkey Against Deploying PatriotsThe chief of staff of Iran's armed forces says Turkey's deployment of Patriot missiles will "create a world war".
U.S. Confirms Assad Fired Scuds at RebelsU.S. official admits that the Syrian regime has fired Scud missiles at rebel forces trying to oust Bashar al-Assad.
Assad's Forces Fire Scud Missiles at RebelsSyrian forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have fired Scud missiles at rebel fighters in recent days, say U.S. officials.
Ecuador Would Consider Granting Asylum to AssadEcuadoran President Rafael Correa: We'll consider giving asylum to anyone who requests it, including Syria's Assad.
Former Syrian General: No Doubt Assad Will Use Chemical WeaponsMajor General Adnan Sillou, former Syrian top general: It's highly possible that Assad will use chemical weapons to kill his own people.
Lebanon: 6 Dead in Syria-Related ClashesSectarian clashes linked to the 21-month conflict in Syria killed six people and wounded 40 in the Lebanese city of Tripoli.
Syria: Islamist Rebels Seize Military Base Near AleppoRadical Islamist rebels seize large swathes of a Syrian military base west of Aleppo, hoist black jihadist flag over captured building.
Panetta: Assad May be Considering Using Chemical WeaponsThe U.S. has intelligence that causes "serious concerns" that Assad will use chemical weapons on rebels, says Panetta.
Syria's Chemical Weapons Ready to Go, Say U.S. OfficialsU.S. officials: Syrian military is prepared to use chemical weapons against its own people, awaits final orders from Assad.
Netanyahu: Israel Monitoring Syrian Chemical Weapons"We are closely monitoring developments in Syria regarding its stores of chemical weapons," says PM Netanyahu.
Syria Violating Golan Ceasefire Agreement, Says UN LeaderUN Secretary-General says that Syria is violating the agreement that separated Israeli and Syrian forces in the Golan.
Report: Syria Combining Chemicals for Sarin GasEngineers working for Assad are combining the two chemical precursors needed to weaponize sarin gas, says U.S. official.
Syria: Dozens Hurt in Bombing on Aleppo HospitalSyrian warplanes bombard the rebel-held district of the city of Aleppo, causing dozens of casualties.
Syrian Opposition Groups Agree on Unity PlanSyrian opposition groups have agreed in principle on a plan to unite against President Bashar Al-Assad.
Thousands Flee Syria as Fighting ContinuesHeavy fighting between Syrian rebels and troops sends thousands fleeing across the border into Turkey.
Syria Warns PA Arabs Against Participating in UprisingSyria’s foreign ministry warns the country's 'Palestinian refugees' against becoming embroiled in the country’s uprising.
Assad's Fate is Sealed, Says BarakDefense Minister Ehud Barak in London: The Assad regime is on a slippery slope.
Syria War Escalates, Army Jets Attack Inside DamascusA Syrian fighter jet hits targets inside Damascus for the first time as air strikes pounded rebel bastions around the country.
2 Hamas Leaders Killed in Syrian 'Palestinian' CampTwo Hamas leaders killed by the Syrian army in a Deraa area which serves as a camp for people registered as Palestinian refugees.
Syrian Rebels Declare 'Ceasefire' Dead as Fighting RagesSyrian rebels declared ceasefire well and truly dead. At least 221 killed since Friday.
Switzerland Adopts New Sanctions against SyriaSwitzerland adds 28 names to its existing list of supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, freezing their assets.
Car Bombings Shatter Syria CeasefireDeadly car bombings and artillery fire shatter the ceasefire in Syria several hours after it begins.
Syria: At Least 44 Dead in Attack on Rebel-Held TownSyrian fighter jets blast the rebel-held town of Maaret al-Numan, killing at least 44 people. Meanwhile, peace efforts continue.
Syrian Rebels Down Helicopter as Fighting ContinuesSyrian rebels shoot down a helicopter as troops try to retake Aleppo. Meanwhile, UN envoy continues peace efforts.
Netanyahu Warns of Syria Attack Over Chemical WeaponsNetanyahu: Israel will not hesitate to attack in Syria if it feels chemical weapons will end up in the hands of Hizbullah.
Iran Submits Proposal to End Syrian CrisisIranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi hands UN envoy Lakhdar Brahimi an unofficial proposal aimed at ending the civil war in Syria.
One Dead in Bomb Attack in DamascusOne person killed in a car bomb attack on a street in central Damascus where the police headquarters is located.
Security Council Condemns Syria over Turkey AttackThe United Nations Security Council condemns a mortar attack by Syria on a Turkish border town that killed five people.
Meridor: Syria's Attack on Turkey was an Attack on NATOIsrael’s Deputy PM Meridor says that the fall of the Assad regime would be a "vital strike" to Iran.
Erodgan: We Don't Want to Start a War with SyriaTurkish PM says his country would never want to start a war, says parliament authorized foreign deployment of troops as a deterrent.
Report: Syria Sought Security Cooperation with IsraelClassified documents obtained by the Al Arabiya network reveal that Assad sought cross border cooperation with the State of Israel.
Turkish Army Attacks Targets in SyriaThe Turkish army attacks several targets in Syria after a Syrian mortar lands in Turkey and kills five.
Assad Refused to Talk with Opposition, Says Former PMSyrian President Bashar Assad rejected offers to resolve the country's violent uprising peacefully, says defected Prime Minister .
Report: Assad Ordered Bomb Attacks in DamascusAssad was behind a pair of car bomb attacks in Damascus in May, documents obtained by Al Arabiya reveal.
Panetta: Syria Has Moved Some Chemical WeaponsPanetta: The Syrian regime has moved some chemical weapons but the main storage sites for remain secure.
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.
Arab Ministers Mull Syria Intervention ForceArab ministers weigh calls for an Arab intervention in the Syria conflict, Western nations press Russia and China to drop opposition.
Rocket from Syria Lands in Golan HeightsIn the second such incident in two days, a rocket fired during clashes in Syria lands in the Golan Heights.
NATO Official Rules Out Military Intervention in SyriaNATO does not believe that military intervention in Syria would bring any improvement, says a senior alliance official.
Syria: At Least 30 Killed in Massive ExplosionAt least 30 civilians killed in a massive explosion in northeast Syria. State media blames a helicopter gunship crash on an accident.
Report: Iran Sending Weapons to Syria Via IraqIran has been sending large quantities of weapons to the Syrian regime using civilian aircraft, an intelligence report reveals.
Report: Syrian Army Tested Systems for Poison Gas ShellsWitnesses tell the Der Spiegel magazine that the Syrian army tested missile systems for poison gas shells.
Syrian Rebels: Peace Envoy Brahimi's Mission is DoomedUN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi ends his first visit to Syria, as a a rebel commander says his mission would fail.
Key Syrian Defector Hints that France Helped HimKey Syrian defector General Manaf Tlas hints that French secret agents helped him flee Syria, won't explain how.
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.
UN Envoy to Syria in Cairo Ahead of Visit to DamascusUnited Nations envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, arrives in Cairo, may also visit Tehran.
Assad 'Having Trouble Sleeping', Says Syrian JournalistSyrian President Assad is having trouble sleeping at night, according to a Syrian journalist who worked at the presidential palace.
Syria: Morsi Has Signed 'Death Warrant' for Contact GroupSyria accuses Egypt's President of “signing the death warrant” of a contact group trying to solve the nearly conflict in Syria.
Five Soldiers Dead in Bomb Attacks in DamascusBomb attacks strike Damascus, killing five soldiers as anti-regime protests and clashes between security forces and rebels continue.
Ahmadinejad Personally Ordered Officers to Syria, Say SourcesWestern intelligence officials say the Iranian President personally sanctioned the dispatch of experienced officers to Syria.
West Suspects Assad Dispersed Chemical WeaponsWest suspects Assad's government has dispersed chemical weapons across 20 sites across the country.
Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed TimeIsrael’s ambassador to the United Nations accuses Iran of actively assisting Assad in murdering his own people.