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Syria Again Promises Homs Ceasefire, Evacuation

Assad reportedly agrees to ceasefire in Homs to let civilians out and aid in, follows initial promises Sunday during Geneva 2 talks.

Syria Again Promises Homs Ceasefire, Evacuation

Syrian Sides to Meet in the Same Room

Syria's warring sides have agreed to meet together on Saturday, says UN-Arab League Syria envoy Lakhdar Brahimi.

Syrian Sides to Meet in the Same Room

US Blocking Iran From Syria Geneva II Talks

US Arab League envoy Brahimi reveals US is against Iran participation in Syria peace talks, in opposition to UN support.

US Blocking Iran From Syria Geneva II Talks

Assad: Western Backing of Rebels Must Stop

Foreign support for rebels must stop for peace to take place, Assad tells visiting UN envoy.

Assad: Western Backing of Rebels Must Stop

UN's Envoy to Syria Plans to Quit

Syria peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi is on the verge of quitting amid growing frustration at deadlocked efforts to end the conflict.

UN's Envoy to Syria Plans to Quit

Damascus Accuses Brahimi of 'Bias'

Damascus accuses joint UN-Arab League peace envoy of "flagrant bias" against it, a day before he meets U.S. and Russian officials.

Damascus Accuses Brahimi of 'Bias'

Brahimi: Syrian War is Worsening by the Day

International envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says he has a peace plan that could be supported by world powers.

Brahimi: Syrian War is Worsening by the Day

Russia: Assad Can't be Forced to Step Down

Russia admits that Syrian President will not be persuaded to quit, insists there is still a chance of finding a political solution.

Russia: Assad Can't be Forced to Step Down

Brahimi Meets Syrian Opposition As Violence Rages

UN-Arab League envoy holds meetings with internal opposition groups in Syria, but there are still no breakthroughs.

Brahimi Meets Syrian Opposition As Violence Rages

Syria's Army, Rebels Confirm Friday Ceasefire

Syria's army and main rebel force confirm they will cease fire on Friday, but both sides reserve the right to respond to any aggression.

Syria's Army, Rebels Confirm Friday Ceasefire

Syria: At Least 44 Dead in Attack on Town

Syrian fighter jets blast the rebel-held town of Maaret al-Numan, killing at least 44 people. Meanwhile, peace efforts continue.

Syria: At Least 44 Dead in Attack on Rebel-Held Town

Syrian Rebels Down Helicopter

Syrian rebels shoot down a helicopter as troops try to retake Aleppo. Meanwhile, UN envoy continues peace efforts.

Syrian Rebels Down Helicopter as Fighting Continuesplayer

Iran Submits Proposal to End Syrian Crisis

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi hands UN envoy Lakhdar Brahimi an unofficial proposal aimed at ending the civil war in Syria.

Iran Submits Proposal to End Syrian Crisis

Rebels: Peace Envoy Brahimi's Mission is Doomed

UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi ends his first visit to Syria, as a a rebel commander says his mission would fail.

Syrian Rebels: Peace Envoy Brahimi's Mission is Doomed

UN Envoy to Syria Arrives in Cairo

United Nations envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, arrives in Cairo, may also visit Tehran.

UN Envoy to Syria in Cairo Ahead of Visit to Damascus