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EU Shopping Sanctions for Asmaa al-Assad

European foreign ministers have decided Asmaa al-Assad's extravagant shopping sprees must come to and end if Syria is to be free.Gabe Kahn., 3/22/2012, 3:44 PM

Security Council in Toothless Show on Syria

The UNSC has made a non-binding 'presidential statement' calling for a ceasefire and talks in Syria based on envoy Kofi Annan's proposals.Gabe Kahn., 3/21/2012, 7:25 PM

Clinton Stops Short on Assad's War Crimes

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stopped short of calling Syrian president Bashar al-Assad saying it would only serve to complicate thingsGabe Kahn., 2/28/2012, 9:40 PM

Video: Masked Syrian Rebels Raise Rifles

Armed and masked rebels are organizing as Assad extends his war against the opposition and fires on Domestic protesters Tuesday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2012, 5:02 PM

Senators Call to Arm Opposition as Tanks Roll on Homs

Senators John McCain and Sen. Lindsey Graham have called for nations to arm Syria's opposition forces as a massacre looms in Homs.Gabe Kahn., 2/20/2012, 9:55 PM

EU Backs Arab League in Call for Syria Peace-Keepers

The European Union says it supports a peace-keeping mission to Syria, but Russia says Damascus must agree first; fighting continuesGabe Kahn., 2/15/2012, 12:14 AM

Syrian National Council Launches Website

The Syrian National Council has launched a website as the Free Syrian Army pledges to escalate its operations.Gabe Kahn., 1/5/2012, 1:02 PM

SFA Captures Dozens of Assad Troops

Syrian rebels captured dozens of Assad troops in the country's north while seizing two military checkpoints intended to keep them out.Gabe Kahn., 1/4/2012, 12:13 AM

Arab League: Assad Making Observer Mission a 'Mockery'

The 88-member Arab Parliament has called for the Arab League to withdraw its observers from Syria saying it is 'giving Assad a cover'Gabe Kahn., 1/2/2012, 6:23 PM

Assad's 'Mexican Standoff' with the Arab League

Syria's president accepts monitors to ensure his troops end violence, but only if the Arab League agrees not to enforce its own deal.Chana Ya'ar, 12/7/2011, 11:57 AM

UN Official: Syria 'On Cusp of Civil War'

The Syrian National Council and Free Syrian Army agreed to cooperate; top UN rights official says Syria is approaching 'civil war.'Gabe Kahn., 12/1/2011, 9:29 PM

Syrian Army Defectors Attack Damascus Intelligence Complex

Syrian army defectors have launched an attack on a major intelligence complex in Damascus.Chana Ya'ar, 11/17/2011, 3:13 PM

Armed Mobs Storm Foreign Embassies in Syria

Violent armed mobs stormed foreign embassies in Damascus and Latakia on Saturday, hours after the Arab League suspended Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 11/13/2011, 11:29 AM

Report: Syrian Government Blocking Internet

A group of Sweish hackers raided Syria's state telecom and discovered it is using US technology to block the Internet.Gabe Kahn., 10/25/2011, 6:14 PM

China Breaks Ranks With Assad

China, a staunch ally of Damascus, has called on Syrian president Bashar al-Assad to honor his pledges for political reform.Gabe Kahn., 10/12/2011, 10:47 AM

Turkey Demands End to Assad Crackdown

Turkey's foreign minister demanded President Bashar Assad of Syria end his brutal crackdown "without conditions or excuses."Gabe Kahn., 8/15/2011, 8:16 PM