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Assad: Rebels Attacked Radar, Helping Israel

Assad: Rebels Attacked Radar, Helping Israel

"Israel is directly supporting the terrorist groups," charges embattled Syrian president.Gil Ronen, 18/05/2013 20:59
Report: Syrian Rebels Down Iranian Weapons Plane

Report: Syrian Rebels Down Iranian Weapons Plane

A report in Arab media Thursday morning said that Syrian rebels had shot down a plane over Damascus AirportDavid Lev, 28/03/2013 12:04
Troops Leave Israeli Border to Defense Damascus

Troops Leave Israeli Border to Defense Damascus

Assad has pulled troops from the Israeli border to defend Damascus against rebels. Rebels claim they shot down a government helicopter.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2012 18:55
Peacenik Canadian Arab Joins Syria Rebels

Peacenik Canadian Arab Joins Syria Rebels

Engineer Thawaiba Kanafani of Toronto volunteers for Free Army. Blames Assad for war with Israel.Gil Ronen, 12/07/2012 19:07
Syria Army Lost 6% of Armored Force – Report

Syria Army Lost 6% of Armored Force – Report

Former Syrian officer's study says Syrian army has lost 8,763 men in the civil war.Gil Ronen, 05/07/2012 18:22
Syria Rebels Capture Base 'with Inside Help'

Syria Rebels Capture Base 'with Inside Help'

Free Army battalions in western rural Aleppo say they captured a base in the town of Daret Ezzah.Gil Ronen, 27/06/2012 21:51
Syria: Defecting Pilot is a 'Traitor'

Syria: Defecting Pilot is a 'Traitor'

Damascus wants its MiG-21 back. Jordan says pilot can stay on humanitarian grounds.Gil Ronen, 21/06/2012 21:06
U.S. Denounces Assad's 'Rule by Murder'

U.S. Denounces Assad's 'Rule by Murder'

Massacre at Houla: 90 dead, one third of them children. UNSC is meeting to discuss the killing. Netanyahu: Iran is involved.Gil Ronen, 27/05/2012 21:30
Report: US Mulling Arms for Syrian Rebels

Report: US Mulling Arms for Syrian Rebels

The US may be on the verge of arming Syria's rebels, but officials worry where the guns will be pointed when the revolution endsGabe Kahn, 25/05/2012 15:54
Syria to Refugees: Time to Come Home

Syria to Refugees: Time to Come Home

Syria's interior ministry on Thursday called on refugees who escaped to Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon to come homeDavid Lev, 12/04/2012 16:51
US Officials: Assad is Winning

US Officials: Assad is Winning

US intelligence reports indicate Syrian president Bashar al-Assad isn't going anywhere as the world refuses to back the rebels.Gabe Kahn, 02/04/2012 19:46
Free Syrian Army Forms Damascus Military Council

Free Syrian Army Forms Damascus Military Council

Rebel officers announced the formation of a military council as they begin targeting the Syrian capital – Assad's bastion of power.Gabe Kahn., 22/03/2012 14:42
Damascus Suburbs Under Government Tank Fire

Damascus Suburbs Under Government Tank Fire

Syrian Army regulars attacked two large Damascus suburbs Wednesday, using tank fire in an attempt to rout entrenched rebel forces.Chana Ya'ar, 21/03/2012 13:16
Syrian General Staff Suffering Brain Drain

Syrian General Staff Suffering Brain Drain

Generals continue to defect from Bashar al-Assad's army to join the rebels; two more left for Turkey as fighting erupted in Damascus.Gabe Kahn., 19/03/2012 21:17
Report: French Soldiers Captured in Syria

Report: French Soldiers Captured in Syria

Reports are circulating that French troops are already aiding rebels in Syria as the West wrangles over a Libya-style intervention. Gabe Kahn., 05/03/2012 20:03
Syrian Forces Execute 47 Army Defectors

Syrian Forces Execute 47 Army Defectors

Forces loyal to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad executed 47 army defectors as the bloody assault on the central city of Homs continuesGabe Kahn., 03/03/2012 19:46
SFA: Iranian Tanks, Hizbullah Hit Squads in Homs

SFA: Iranian Tanks, Hizbullah Hit Squads in Homs

The top general for the Syrian Free Army says Iran and Hizbullah are actively aiding Bashar al-Assad in his brutal crackdown.Gabe Kahn., 01/03/2012 13:31
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
Syrian Rebels Deny They Possessed Israeli Weapons

Syrian Rebels Deny They Possessed Israeli Weapons

The Free Syrian Army rejects reports that it possessed weapons manufactured in Israel and in the United States.Elad Benari, 13/02/2012 07:15
Report: Syrian Armor Moves Nearer to Israel

Report: Syrian Armor Moves Nearer to Israel

The Syrian Army moved forces stationed in the Golan Heights and they are now closer to Israel, according to Free Syria Army.Gil Ronen, 09/02/2012 20:55
SFA Captures Dozens of Assad Troops

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., 04/01/2012 00:13
Syrian Army Defectors Battle Loyalists

Syrian Army Defectors Battle Loyalists

Army defectors battled their former compatriots Sunday in one of the fiercest battles to wrack the country in Syria's emerging civil war.Chana Ya'ar, 11/12/2011 15:20