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Spike in Syrian refugee numbers
Refugees outside the country doubles from 213,000 to 442,256 since September, as fighting intensifies across Syria.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2012 21:10 GMT
Syria violence spoils hope for Eid truce
Car bombing in Damascus and fighting in several provinces point to violations of Brahimi's ceasefire by both sides.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2012 08:22 GMT
Damascus bombing targets military base
Syrian rebels plant bombs in school occupied by army as mortars land in Israeli-held Golan Heights for the first time.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 20:33 GMT
Brahimi says Assad 'not serious about reform'
UN-Arab League envoy briefs UN Security Council about recent visit to Syria saying situation has gone from bad to worse.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 07:51 GMT
Syrian activists report troop shooting
Anti-government demonstration broken up violently by security forces in Aleppo, according to activist groups.
Last updated: 23 May 2012 23:45 GMT
Fighting in eastern Syria ahead of election
Clashes erupt on eve of parliamentary poll being boycotted by opposition which has formed an "alternative" parliament.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 15:07 GMT
Arab League monitors arrive in Syria
Activists report more deaths, hours before arrival of advance observer delegation in accordance with peace plan.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2011 10:48 GMT
Violence precedes monitors' arrival in Syria
Activists report more deaths, hours before scheduled arrival of an Arab League delegation in Damascus.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2011 12:31 GMT
UN rights body condemns Syria violations
Council urges tougher international action and establishes new post of a special human rights investigator on Syria.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 20:25 GMT
UN rights chief urges protection for Syrians
Navi Pillay wants country to be referred to the Hague-based ICC over Assad government's alleged crimes against humanity.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 14:40 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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