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Syria Attacks

Rove: Obama On Syria 'An Unmitigated Disaster'

Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

Karl Rove is NOT happy with the way President Obama has handled the Syria debate. “This is an unmitigated disaster,” Rove said on Fox News Sund...

Turkey Vows More Force Against Syrian Shelling

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 12.10.2012 | World

ANKARA, Turkey -- Turkey's military chief vowed Wednesday to respond with more force to any further shelling from Syria, keeping up the pressure on it...

WATCH: Bombardments And Air Strikes Terrorize Syrian Civilians

Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 09.20.2012 | World

Indiscriminate air bombardments and artillery strikes by Syrian security forces killed more than 160 people in Idlib and Hama in recent weeks, Amnesty...

Twin Blasts Strike Damascus

AP | NEBI QENA | Posted 11.19.2012 | World

AKCAKALE, Turkey — Syrian rebels seized control of a border crossing on the frontier with Turkey on Wednesday, ripping down the Syrian flag as t...

Pentagon: Syria Air Attacks 'Despicable'

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 13 (Reuters) - The Pentagon on Monday deplored what it saw as an increasing use of air power by Syrian President Bas...

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...

Explosion Hits UN Monitor Mission Car

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

(Adds quotes, details) By Mariam Karouny BEIRUT, May 15 (Reuters) - Rebel fighters said they were holding U.N. monitors...

Opposition Blames Bombings On Al Qaeda, Regime

AP | Posted 07.11.2012 | World

By MALCOLM FOSTER, Associated Press TOKYO -- The head of Syria's main opposition group said Friday the twin suicide car bombings that killed 55 peo...

Opposition: Homs Is Disaster Area

AP | ZEINA KARAM and ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 01.07.2012 | World

By ZEINA KARAM, ELIZABETH A.KENNY -- The Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) -- A key Syrian opposition group appealed Monday for international intervent...

Activists: Deadly Attacks In Homs Kill At Least 20

AP | ZEINA KARAM and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 01.02.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Machine-gun fire and explosions erupted inside a Syrian city at the heart of the country's uprising Wednesday as activists reported two gris...