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Syrian cabinet reshuffled amid more violence
President Bashar al-Assad appoints seven new ministers, in a move that appears aimed at trying to shore up the economy.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 00:33 GMT
Syrian warplanes strike Damascus outskirts
Suburbs bombarded and clashes reported as government troops try to push back rebels pressing in on the capital.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 12:59 GMT
Rebels 'seize Syrian army school' in Aleppo
Opposition fighters say they have stormed base outside strategic northern city after nearly three weeks of fighting.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2012 06:51 GMT
Scores reportedly killed in Syria's Hama
Activist group says bomb attacks in village of Aqrab have left at least 125 mainly Alawite civilians wounded or killed.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 19:43 GMT
Air strikes near Damascus kill dozens
Clashes intensify around Syrian capital as rare bombing raids in suburbs leave at least 60 dead, according to activists.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2012 12:40 GMT
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