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Syria Truce

Syrian Troops Enter Last Rebel-Held Areas Of Homs

AP | ALBERT AJI and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 07.09.2014 | World

HOMS, Syria (AP) — Hundreds of Syrians, some snapping photographs with their cell phones, wandered down paths carved out of rubble in the old quarte...

Syrian Gov't Proposes Truce In Aleppo

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2014 | World

MOSCOW/ISTANBUL, Jan 17 (Reuters) - The Syrian government, preparing for peace talks with rebels next week, handed the Russian co-sponsors of the co...

Syrian Al Qaeda Branch Calls For Truce

Reuters | Posted 03.09.2014 | World

BEIRUT, Jan 7 (Reuters) - The head of an al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria called on Tuesday for a ceasefire between opposition factions who have...

Syrian Rebels and Government Reach Truce In Blockaded Town

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 11.10.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- BEIRUT (AP) — Government officials and rebels reached a deal to ease a weeks-long blockade on a rebel-held town near the Syrian capital on...

New Fighting Begins Despite Ceasefire In Syria

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 12.28.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Syria's air force fired missiles and dropped barrel bombs on rebel strongholds while opposition fighters attacked regime positions Sund...

Despite Truce, Car Bomb Rocks Damascus

AP | KARIN LAUB and ZEINA KARAM | Posted 12.26.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Two deadly car bombs and sporadic fighting marred a shaky holiday truce Friday in Syria, although thousands of protesters used the brie...

Syria Starts Uneasy Holiday Truce

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 12.26.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Fighting raged near a military base in Syria's north as a cease-fire in the bloody civil war was set begin Friday at dawn, activists said, i...

World Begs Syria To Halt Violence During Muslim Holiday

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 12.19.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Turkey and Germany on Friday threw their weight behind calls for a Syrian cease-fire during a Muslim holiday next week as the internati...

Mortar A Minute

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 06.17.2012 | World

BEIRUT — Artillery shatters homes in opposition areas. Regime tanks roll though city centers. Civilians dig graves for dozens of corpses, scrawl...