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Syrian Govt 'Mop-up' in Homs: Executions and Rape

Syrian Govt 'Mop-up' in Homs: Executions and Rape

Syrian government forces refuse to allow Red Cross workers into Homs as they continue “mop-up” operations: raping and murdering civilians.Chana Ya'ar, 04/03/2012 16:34
Trapped French Journalists Escape Syria

Trapped French Journalists Escape Syria

After being trapped in Homs for days, French journalists Edith Bouvier and William Daniels reach Lebanon.Elad Benari, 02/03/2012 09:05
Journalists in Syria: 3 Dead, 3 Out, 2 MIAs

Journalists in Syria: 3 Dead, 3 Out, 2 MIAs

In less than a month, three journalists have been killed, three managed to escape and two are still missing in action in Syria, one wounded.Chana Ya'ar, 01/03/2012 16:01
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
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
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
Veteran American Journalist Dead in Syria

Veteran American Journalist Dead in Syria

A veteran American journalist was killed and a second seriously wounded by the Syrian Army in Homs. A French photographer also died.Chana Ya'ar, 22/02/2012 13:25