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Syrian Rebels Fear Government Assault On Besieged, Starving Daraya

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 05.17.2016 | World

AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Rebel fighters and officials in a besieged Syrian town on the outskirts of Damascus believe government forces are preparing a...

Activists Claim Assad's Forces Dropped Phosphorus Bombs Near Aleppo

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

ISTANBUL, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Syria's opposition coalition said on Tuesday President Bashar al-Assad's forces had dropped phosphorus bombs and napalm...

A Better Friend: How the U.S. Can Support Transition in Syria

Charles W. Dunne | Posted 11.29.2012 | World
Charles W. Dunne

In Syria, the time has come to reflect on how to set up the best possible start for a legitimate successor government that will give it the strongest chance for a free, independent and democratic future.

Damascus Takes Swipe At U.S. Support For 'Terrorists'

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS, June 28 (Reuters) - Syria's U.N. envoy said on Thursday that "terrorists" in his country were using foreign communications technolog...

Could Jihadists Overthrow The Syrian Government?

The New Republic | Nibras Kazimi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Obama administration has signaled in word and deed that a policy change is in the offing, a change that would accommodate the Syrian regime and no...