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Mass protests and fresh violence in Syria
Mortar fire and clashes between security forces and opposition fighters as activists report mass rallies around country.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2012 04:10 GMT
Syrian opposition calls for poll boycott
More than 14.5 million are eligible to vote in first such election since local administrations were given more power.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2011 10:24 GMT
Ban: Assad responsible for Syria deaths
Activists say 20 civilians killed on Saturday by security forces, as UN chief squarely blames government for violence.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2011 22:13 GMT
Violence continues across Syria
Activists say four children among more than 40 people killed during anti-government demonstrations.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2011 08:56 GMT
A tale of two villages
A journey through Syria reveals deep-seated fears and prejudices held between Alawite and Sunni communities.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2011 13:22 GMT
Syria security forces 'kill dozens' in north
Syrian rights group says death toll has risen from 24-hour military operation in northern town of Jisr al-Shughour.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 20:54 GMT
'Scores killed' in fresh Syria protests
Rights group says at least 63 people killed in crackdown by security forces on anti-government protests on Friday.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2011 05:29 GMT
'Dozens killed' in fresh Syria protests
Activists say 34 people killed in the city of Hama during one of the largest anti-government protests in the uprising.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 20:48 GMT
Syrian activists call for 'Children's Friday'
Anti-Assad demonstrators protest against government brutality, with more than 30 young people dead since March.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 11:59 GMT
Dozens arrested in Syrian town
Residents say security forces raid homes in the mountain town Madaya, amid reports of soldiers switching allegiances.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 11:51 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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