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Dozens of casualties in Syria market blast
Activists say car bombing kills two people and injures dozens in the town of Douma, near Damascus.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 16:07 GMT
Syrian warplanes launch 'attacks' in Damascus
Air raids carried out in and around capital, as rights group releases report about secret prisons holding activists.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 22:38 GMT
Syria opposition agrees to united coalition
Anti-regime groups meeting in Doha sign initial agreement to form united group called the Syrian National Coalition.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 15:13 GMT
Syria violence flares ahead of possible truce
Activists report fighting in Damascus and Hama as Assad government prepares for announcement on Eid al-Adha truce.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2012 13:12 GMT
Eid truce awaits Syrian government response
Government says final decision on ceasefire with rebels to be taken on Thursday, as battles rage across the country.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2012 05:48 GMT
Dozens reported dead in Syria air attack
At least 54 killed in air raid on fuel station in country's north, while army shells Yarmouk camp housing Palestinians.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2012 11:40 GMT
Brahimi says Syria crisis 'danger' to world
UN-Arab League envoy has first meeting with Syrian president since accepting envoy's role amid reports of new killings.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 13:08 GMT
Violence in Syria as Brahimi meets opposition
Warplanes hit rebel-held targets in Aleppo as peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi holds talks with opposition groups in Damascus
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 18:13 GMT
UN team tours Syria amid reports of violence
Damascus suburb reportedly stormed by government forces, as envoy Kofi Annan urges both sides to "put down weapons".
Last updated: 22 Apr 2012 20:34 GMT
UN observers tour Syria amid unrest reports
Damascus suburb reportedly stormed by government forces as UN team monitoring ceasefire visits flashpoint towns.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2012 13:09 GMT
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