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Aid pledged to Syrian opposition groups
Gulf states to create fund to pay members of armed opposition, as contact group demands Assad comply with peace plan.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2012 10:55 GMT
Deaths reported in Syria military assaults
Activists say five civilians killed as Canada, the US, Saudi Arabia, and Britain denounce the regime's use of force.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2011 21:22 GMT
Syrian army 'enters western coastal city'
Deaths reported in Latakia and Deir ez-Zor, a day after activists said at least 17 people were killed in protests.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2011 19:05 GMT
Thousands demonstrate in Syrian cities
Witnesses say security forces fired tear gas at protesters marching towards central Damascus from the suburb of Douma.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 03:59 GMT
Syrian protesters 'barred from medical care'
Rights group says ambulances prevented from reaching wounded protesters as authorities attempt to quell unrest.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 14:58 GMT
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