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Syria: Dozens Hurt in Bombing on Aleppo Hospital

Syrian warplanes bombard the rebel-held district of the city of Aleppo, causing dozens of casualties.

Syria: Dozens Hurt in Bombing on Aleppo Hospital

Syrian Opposition Groups Agree on Unity Plan

Syrian opposition groups have agreed in principle on a plan to unite against President Bashar Al-Assad.

Syrian Opposition Groups Agree on Unity Plan

Thousands Flee Syria as Fighting Continues

Heavy fighting between Syrian rebels and troops sends thousands fleeing across the border into Turkey.

Thousands Flee Syria as Fighting Continues

Syria Warns PA Arabs

Syria’s foreign ministry warns the country's 'Palestinian refugees' against becoming embroiled in the country’s uprising.

Syria Warns PA Arabs Against Participating in Uprising

Assad's Fate is Sealed, Says Barak

Defense Minister Ehud Barak in London: The Assad regime is on a slippery slope.

Assad's Fate is Sealed, Says Barak

Syria War Escalates, Army Jets Attack Damascus

A Syrian fighter jet hits targets inside Damascus for the first time as air strikes pounded rebel bastions around the country.

Syria War Escalates, Army Jets Attack Inside Damascus

Hamas Leaders Killed in Syrian 'Palestinian' Camp

Two Hamas leaders killed by the Syrian army in a Deraa area which serves as a camp for people registered as Palestinian refugees.

2 Hamas Leaders Killed in Syrian 'Palestinian' Camp

Syrian Rebels Declare 'Ceasefire' Dead

Syrian rebels declared ceasefire well and truly dead. At least 221 killed since Friday.

Syrian Rebels Declare 'Ceasefire' Dead as Fighting Rages

Switzerland Adopts New Sanctions against Syria

Switzerland adds 28 names to its existing list of supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, freezing their assets.

Switzerland Adopts New Sanctions against Syria

Car Bombings Shatter Syria Ceasefire

Deadly car bombings and artillery fire shatter the ceasefire in Syria several hours after it begins.

Car Bombings Shatter Syria 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

Netanyahu Warns of Syria Attack

Netanyahu: Israel will not hesitate to attack in Syria if it feels chemical weapons will end up in the hands of Hizbullah.

Netanyahu Warns of Syria Attack Over Chemical Weapons

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

One Dead in Bomb Attack in Damascus

One person killed in a car bomb attack on a street in central Damascus where the police headquarters is located.

One Dead in Bomb Attack in Damascus

Security Council Condemns Syria over Turkey Attack

The United Nations Security Council condemns a mortar attack by Syria on a Turkish border town that killed five people.

Security Council Condemns Syria over Turkey Attack

Meridor: Syria's Attack was an Attack on NATO

Israel’s Deputy PM Meridor says that the fall of the Assad regime would be a "vital strike" to Iran.

Meridor: Syria's Attack on Turkey was an Attack on NATO

Erodgan: We Don't Want to Start a War with Syria

Turkish PM says his country would never want to start a war, says parliament authorized foreign deployment of troops as a deterrent.

Erodgan: We Don't Want to Start a War with Syria

Report: Syria Sought Cooperation with Israel

Classified documents obtained by the Al Arabiya network reveal that Assad sought cross border cooperation with the State of Israel.

Report: Syria Sought Security Cooperation with Israel

Turkish Army Attacks Targets in Syria

The Turkish army attacks several targets in Syria after a Syrian mortar lands in Turkey and kills five.

Turkish Army Attacks Targets in Syria

Assad Refused to Talk with Opposition

Syrian President Bashar Assad rejected offers to resolve the country's violent uprising peacefully, says defected Prime Minister .

Assad Refused to Talk with Opposition, Says Former PM

Report: Assad Ordered Bomb Attacks in Damascus

Assad was behind a pair of car bomb attacks in Damascus in May, documents obtained by Al Arabiya reveal.

Report: Assad Ordered Bomb Attacks in Damascus

Panetta: Syria Has Moved Some Chemical Weapons

Panetta: The Syrian regime has moved some chemical weapons but the main storage sites for remain secure.

Panetta: Syria Has Moved Some Chemical Weapons

U.S. Announces New Aid for Syrian Citizens

The United States unveils $45 million in new aid to Syria, to meet a growing humanitarian crisis in the bloody 18-month conflict.

U.S. Announces New Aid for Syrian Citizens

Arab Ministers Mull Syria Intervention Force

Arab ministers weigh calls for an Arab intervention in the Syria conflict, Western nations press Russia and China to drop opposition.

Arab Ministers Mull Syria Intervention Force

Rocket from Syria Lands in Golan Heights

In the second such incident in two days, a rocket fired during clashes in Syria lands in the Golan Heights.

Rocket from Syria Lands in Golan Heights

NATO Rules Out Military Intervention in Syria

NATO does not believe that military intervention in Syria would bring any improvement, says a senior alliance official.

NATO Official Rules Out Military Intervention in Syria

Syria: At Least 30 Killed in Massive Explosion

At least 30 civilians killed in a massive explosion in northeast Syria. State media blames a helicopter gunship crash on an accident.

Syria: At Least 30 Killed in Massive Explosion

Report: Iran Sending Weapons to Syria Via Iraq

Iran has been sending large quantities of weapons to the Syrian regime using civilian aircraft, an intelligence report reveals.

Report: Iran Sending Weapons to Syria Via Iraq

Syrian Army Tested Systems for Poison Gas Shells

Witnesses tell the Der Spiegel magazine that the Syrian army tested missile systems for poison gas shells.

Report: Syrian Army Tested Systems for Poison Gas Shells

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

Key Syrian Defector Hints that France Helped Him

Key Syrian defector General Manaf Tlas hints that French secret agents helped him flee Syria, won't explain how.

Key Syrian Defector Hints that France Helped Him

Expert: Syrian Turmoil Convenient for the U.S.

Prof. Zaki Shalom tries to explain why the Americans are remaining silent as President Bashar Al-Assad slaughters his own people.

Syrian Turmoil Convenient for the U.S., Says Expert

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

Assad 'Having Trouble Sleeping', Says Journalist

Syrian President Assad is having trouble sleeping at night, according to a Syrian journalist who worked at the presidential palace.

Assad 'Having Trouble Sleeping', Says Syrian Journalist

Syria: Morsi Signed Death Warrant for Group

Syria accuses Egypt's President of “signing the death warrant” of a contact group trying to solve the nearly conflict in Syria.

Syria: Morsi Has Signed 'Death Warrant' for Contact Group

Five Soldiers Dead in Bomb Attacks in Damascus

Bomb attacks strike Damascus, killing five soldiers as anti-regime protests and clashes between security forces and rebels continue.

Five Soldiers Dead in Bomb Attacks in Damascus

Ahmadinejad Personally Ordered Officers to Syria

Western intelligence officials say the Iranian President personally sanctioned the dispatch of experienced officers to Syria.

Ahmadinejad Personally Ordered Officers to Syria, Say Sources

West Suspects Assad Dispersed Chemical Weapons

West suspects Assad's government has dispersed chemical weapons across 20 sites across the country.

West Suspects Assad Dispersed Chemical Weapons

Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed Time

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations accuses Iran of actively assisting Assad in murdering his own people.

Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed Time