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Syrian military spy chief killed in battle
Government blames rebels for General Jameh Jameh's death amid reports of progress in chemical-arms inspection process.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 07:59 GMT
Analysis: Syrian uprising's cautionary tale
Unintended consequences of the struggle to oust Bashar al-Assad could be a warning to other revolutionaries.
Arnab Neil Sengupta
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 07:05 GMT
Deaths reported in raids in Syria's Latakia
Watchdog group says air strikes targeted town of Salma in Assad's stronghold province in country's north.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2013 19:52 GMT
Explosion hits military airport near Damascus
State television says car bomb hit checkpoint outside airport in Mezzeh, as violence continues in Syria.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 02:19 GMT
Syria lashes out at Egypt for ties cut
Officials condemn Egyptian decision to sever diplomatic ties and backing of no-fly zone, as violent uprising continues.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 20:17 GMT
Iraqi al-Qaeda chief rejects Zawahiri orders
In new audio recording, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reaffirms commitment to merging with Syrian opposition al-Nusra Front.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 17:29 GMT
Rebels in 'surprise attack' on Homs district
Activists say Baba Amr under attack as rebels claim to have created religious council to govern large areas of the east.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 12:00 GMT
Rebels launch attacks across Syria
Battles rage between regime forces and opposition fighters near Damascus as rebels make advances in country's east.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2013 01:37 GMT
Syria fights off rebel advance on Damascus
Government bombards opposition strongholds in Damascus suburbs to fend off fierce rebel campaign to take the capital.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2013 20:39 GMT
Brahimi says Syria 'must be' solved in 2013
UN-Arab League peace envoy reiterates warnings that country could turn into "hell" or failed state, such as Somalia.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2012 22:00 GMT
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