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Crisis in Syria

Crisis in Syria: Pray for Wisdom and Guidance

Serene Jones | Posted 11.11.2013 | Religion
Serene Jones

As we now ponder the course of action we should take in response, we recognize that the leaders and citizens of the United States are deeply divided in their convictions about military intervention.

World Powers To Meet On Syria In Geneva

Reuters | Posted 08.27.2012 | World

GENEVA, June 27 (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from the global powers and Middle East countries will meet in Geneva on Saturday to work out a way to ...

What Are The Options In Syria?

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 06.02.2012 | World

Fifteen months after the start of protests against the regime of President Bashar Assad, Syria is in a dire situation. Trapped in a bloody stalemate, ...

Security Forces, Gunmen Clash In Syrian Capital

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 05.18.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian rebels battled regime forces Monday in a heavily protected, upscale area of Damascus, activists said, in a sign that the country...

YEAR IN REVIEW: Timeline Of Events In Syria

Posted 03.15.2012 | World

It has been a year since protesters in Syria first took to the streets to demand greater freedoms and political participation. As protests spread acro...

Child Found Hiding Among Slaughtered Family In Horrifying Video

Posted 03.15.2012 | World

Highly disturbing footage out of Homs, Syria, released by CNN purports to show a group of men discovering the slaughtered bodies of a family. The m...

On One-Year Anniversary, Twitter Campaign Shows Support For Syria Resolution

Posted 03.15.2012 | World

One year into Syria's uprising and the Assad regime's bloody crackdown, a coalition of 200 NGOs from 27 countries has demanded that the UN Security Co...

France: Syrian Opposition Won't Receive Arms

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 05.15.2012 | World

PARIS — France's foreign minister has rejected weapons requests by the Syrian rebel forces, saying Thursday that arming the Syrian opposition co...

A Year Of Bloodshed In Syria

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2012 | World

By Crispian Balmer and Dominic Evans BEIRUT, March 15 (Reuters) - Syria marked the first anniversary on Thursday of an increasingly bl...

Tankfire Crushes Protests

Reuters | Posted 05.09.2012 | World

By Khaled Yacoub Oweis AMMAN, March 9 (Reuters) - Syrian tanks fired on opposition districts in Homs on Friday, killing four people,...

Marie Colvin, Remi Ochlik Killed In Syria's Homs

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 04.23.2012 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian gunners pounded an opposition stronghold where the last dispatches from a veteran American-born war correspondent chronicled th...