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Assad's Forces 'Taking' Homs Neighborhood

Assad's Forces 'Taking' Homs Neighborhood

Syrian security source claims government troops took over Baba Amr, other reports question this.Gil Ronen, 01/03/2012 18:37
Syria: 144 Dead as New Constitution Approved

Syria: 144 Dead as New Constitution Approved

At least 144 people died across Syria on Monday, mostly in Homs. Bodies of dead journalists still trapped in besieged city.Elad Benari, 28/02/2012 04:14
Assad Claims New Constitution Passed

Assad Claims New Constitution Passed

The Syrian gov't says 90% of voters approved a new constitution giving Pres. Bashar al-Assad 14 more years. Forty people were killed.Chana Ya'ar, 27/02/2012 19:53
Assad Votes in Referendum Dubbed 'a Farce'

Assad Votes in Referendum Dubbed 'a Farce'

The U.S. and its allies dismiss Syrian referendum on a new constitution as a “farce” meant to justify bloody crackdown.Elad Benari, 27/02/2012 02:13
Syrians Vote on New Constitution

Syrians Vote on New Constitution

Syrians cautiously went to the polls Sunday to vote on a new constitution that would keep President Assad in office until 2028.Chana Ya'ar, 26/02/2012 12:25
Red Cross Fails to Rescue Syria Wounded

Red Cross Fails to Rescue Syria Wounded

Negotiations to have Red Cross rescue wounded Syrians, journalists from besieged Homs neighborhood fail.Elad Benari, 26/02/2012 05:34
Syria: Red Cross Enters Besieged Homs Neighborhood

Syria: Red Cross Enters Besieged Homs Neighborhood

Red Cross aid workers entered a besieged neighborhood in the Syrian city of Homs, negotiating to evacuate the wounded there.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/02/2012 21:46
UN Panel May Accuse Assad of War Crimes

UN Panel May Accuse Assad of War Crimes

A UN commission of inquiry has quietly submitted a sealed envelope listing Syrian leaders who may be accused of crimes against humanity.Chana Ya'ar, 23/02/2012 16:39