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Syria Mortars

Mortar Shells Kill 1 Near Russian Embassy In Syria

AP | ALBERT AJI and BARBARA SURK | Posted 08.04.2013 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian troops advanced toward the center of the strategic town of Qusair near the border with Lebanon and chased rebels from a...

Mortars Kill Syrian Soccer Player

AP | ALBERT AJI and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 04.22.2013 | World

DAMASCUS, Syria — Russia and the Arab League proposed Wednesday to broker talks between the Syrian opposition and President Bashar Assad's regim...

Angry Crowds Attack U.N. Observers In Syria, Shots Fired

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Angry crowds blocked U.N. observers from reaching an embattled rebel-held town in Syria on Tuesday, hurling stones and metal rods at the mo...

U.N. Peacekeeping Chief Calls Syrian Conflict Civil War

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

UNITED NATIONS, June 12 (Reuters) - The 15-month-old conflict in Syria has grown into a full-scale civil war in which the government is attempting t...

Syrian Troops Pelt Eastern City With Mortars

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Syrian forces pelted the eastern city of Deir el-Zour with mortars as anti-government protesters were dispersing before dawn Tuesday, killin...