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Syrian forces reportedly ambush rebels
Activists also say at least 13 members of a family executed by pro-government forces in the Sunni village of Bayda.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 20:01 GMT
Syrians flee coastal town after 'massacre'
Thousands of Sunni families leave city of Banias fearing more violence after dozens killed by pro-Assad militias.
Last updated: 04 May 2013 20:18 GMT
'Al Qaeda and Hezbollah elements'
The Libyan government was worried from the very beginning about the role Islamist groups played in the uprising.
Libya on the Line
Last updated: 21 May 2012 11:27 GMT
Syrian tanks enter 'protest hub' Baniyas
Residents form a human chain in a bid to halt troops from sweeping into the coastal town of Baniyas.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 13:35 GMT
Libyan rebels get organised
Recently, the rebels' tactics and organisation have improved, and they now resemble a trained militia, if not an army.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 06:17 GMT
Thousands demonstrate in Syrian cities
Witnesses say security forces fired tear gas at protesters marching towards central Damascus from the suburb of Douma.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 03:59 GMT
Assad forms new Syrian government
Adel Safar confirmed as new prime minister as president orders release of protesters detained over past couple of weeks.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2011 16:04 GMT
Syrian protests spread to Aleppo
Students reportedly clash with security forces in country's second city while women march in protest over mass arrests.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 16:50 GMT
Syrian women protest over mass arrests
Hundreds of women march after raid by security forces on town of Baida leads to mass arrests.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 15:44 GMT
Syrian security forces attack village
Witnesses say security forces opened fire in Baida while an opposition delegation has met the vice-president.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 03:05 GMT
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'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
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