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Syrian election vote counting begins
President Bashar al-Assad set to win an overwhelming victory in poll called a charade by the opposition.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2014 09:21 GMT
Syria's vote and the will of neighbouring countries
What's most telling about the election is not how it turned out in Syria, but the way Assad fared in Lebanon and Jordan.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2014 06:24 GMT
Syria: Ceasefire now
An old saying in Aleppo goes: 'If you think you understand Arab politics, that means someone hasn't explained it well.'
Last updated: 23 Mar 2014 08:28 GMT
'Children killed' in Syria air raids
At least 16 die, including children, in Kurdish village in Hassaka as regime jets pound rebel areas, activists say.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2013 19:22 GMT
Syrian rebels 'seize' key town near Jordan
Rebels destroy three army checkpoints at the entrances to Dael, the latest town to be captured, UK-based watchdog says.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 02:46 GMT
Cartoonists capture angst of Syrian conflict
Comics and cartoons portraying the ongoing violence are flourishing since the revolt began in 2011.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 08:44 GMT
Syrian jets strike town near Aleppo
Car bombing hits Damascus suburb as new UN envoy says resolving the war is a "nearly impossible" task.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 20:45 GMT
Russia warns West after Obama Syria threats
Foreign minister warns against unilateral action after US says use or wide movement of chemical weapons is a "red line".
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 10:39 GMT
Obama warns Syria over chemical weapons
US president says his forces could move against Bashar al-Assad if Syrian leader deploys chemical weapons against rebels
Last updated: 21 Aug 2012 06:53 GMT
Battles rage across Syria as UN ends mission
Army tanks shell Damascus suburb as fighting continues in Aleppo and deaths are reported in clashes in Deraa.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 15:37 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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