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Islamic Militants Seize 2 Syrian Towns

AP | By ZEINA KARAM | Posted 10.12.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic extremists captured two key towns and several villages near Syria's northern border with Turkey on Wednesday after pushing out...

Dozens Dead In Car Bomb Blast

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 08.19.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — A powerful truck bomb exploded on Friday in a government-held village in central Syria, killing at least 34 civilians and wounding mor...

Security Council Sees Grim Images Of Syrian Dead

AP | PETER JAMES SPIELMANN | Posted 06.14.2014 | World

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council fell silent Tuesday after ambassadors viewed a series of ghastly photographs of dead Syrian civil wa...

Syrian Rebels Reportedly Seize Strategic Air Base

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 03.13.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian rebels and Islamic militants overran a major military air base in the north Friday and, buoyed by the victory, intensified their...