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Syria in Ruins: Video Shows Effects of War

Video shot from moving car shows huge extent of destruction along highway in eastern Damascus.

Syria in Ruins: Video Shows Effects of Warplayer

Rebels Post Video of Tank Kill

Advanced anti-tank missile used to demolish a Syrian Army tank east of Damascus.

Rebels Post Video of Tank Killplayer

Assad: Rebels Attacked Radar, Helping Israel

"Israel is directly supporting the terrorist groups," charges embattled Syrian president.

Assad: Rebels Attacked Radar, Helping Israel

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 Airport

Report: Syrian Rebels Down Iranian Weapons Plane

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.

Assad Pulls Troops from Israeli Border to Defend Damascus

Peacenik Canadian Arab Joins Syria Rebels

Engineer Thawaiba Kanafani of Toronto volunteers for Free Army. Blames Assad for war with Israel.

Peacenik Canadian Arab Joins Syria Rebelsplayer

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.

Syria Army Lost 6% of Armored Force – Report

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.

Syria Rebels Capture Base 'with Inside Help'player

Syria: Defecting Pilot is a 'Traitor'

Damascus wants its MiG-21 back. Jordan says pilot can stay on humanitarian grounds.

Syria: Defecting Pilot is a 'Traitor'

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.

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

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 ends

Report: US Mulling Arms for Syrian Rebels

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 home

Syria to Refugees: Time to Come Home

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.

US Officials: Assad is Winning

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.

Free Syrian Army Forms Damascus Military Council

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.

Damascus Suburbs Under Government Tank Fire

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.

Syrian General Staff Suffering Brain Drain

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.

Report: French Soldiers Captured in Syria

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 continues

Syrian Forces Execute 47 Army Defectors

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.

SFA: Iranian Tanks, Hizbullah Hit Squads in Homs

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.

Syrians Vote on New Constitution, Activists Boycotting

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.

Syrian Rebels Deny They Possessed Israeli-Made Weapons

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.

Report: Syrian Armored Forces Move Nearer to Israel

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.

SFA Captures Dozens of Assad Troops

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.

Syrian Military Defectors Battle Loyalists Near Jordan