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Watchdog: Syrian Military Firing Ballistic Missiles In Populated Areas

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Human Rights Watch says the Syrian military is firing ballistic missiles into populated areas where it is battling rebels, killing hund...

Syria's 'Evil Man'

Claude Salhani | Posted 09.21.2013 | World
Claude Salhani

British Prime Minister David Cameron did not beat around the bush. He went straight for the jugular and called Syria's president Bashar Assad "an evil man."

Explosions Reported At Syrian Military Site

Reuters | Samia Nakhoul | Posted 11.25.2012 | World

BEIRUT, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Two loud explosions targeted one of Syria's top military command buildings in the capital Damascus on Wednesday, engulfi...

Out of Syria -- With Trepidation

Dorian de Wind | Posted 09.16.2012 | World
Dorian de Wind

How about the dangers of being shot down on the way out, or of being viewed as an attacking aircraft by Jordanian air defenses and getting shot down upon entering Jordanian airspace?

The Friend That Defected On Assad

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 07.06.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- A top general who has abandoned President Bashar Assad's regime was a longtime friend from Syria's most powerful Sunni family, and his break...

Activists: Dozens Killed In Syria's Latest Protests

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 10.06.2011 | World

BEIRUT — The Syrian military tightened its suffocating siege on the city of Hama on Saturday in its drive to crush the main center of the anti-r...