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Diplomats meet in UK to discuss Syria crisis
Arab and Western diplomats are meeting in London to convince Syrian opposition to attend Geneva peace talks next month.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 15:13 GMT
World powers to discuss Syrian conflict
EU diplomats meet in Luxembourg as opposition coalition's Western and Arab backers try to bring it to Geneva roundtable.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 12:27 GMT
Dozens killed in Syria suicide bombing
Activists say 43 people killed after car bomb explodes at checkpoint on outskirts of government-held Hama city.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 04:38 GMT
Explosion reported in Damascus mosque
Warplanes bomb city's suburbs on Eid al-Adha holiday, activist group says, and reports of bomb blast in mosque.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 10:06 GMT
Will Syria give up its chemical weapons?
As Obama considers Russia's non-military proposal for Syria, we ask if a diplomatic solution is still feasible.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 10:08 GMT
Syria rebels take control of strategic town
Rebels cut off government troops' supply route out of Aleppo, as President Assad warns US against military action.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 20:56 GMT
Syrian rebels 'execute teenager' in Aleppo
Fighters reportedly shot dead a boy they accused of committing blasphemy in the northern city of Aleppo.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 18:45 GMT
Insider sheds light on Syria's chemical arms
Former scientist for country's programme says the regime used sarin agent in small quantities to halt rebel advances.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 17:56 GMT
Commemorating the United Arab Republic
The Nasser government was certainly not flawless, but remains among the most celebrated of modern Arab times.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 10:48 GMT
UN sees no prospect of end to Syria violence
UN chief Ban Ki-moon says political settlement is only way to stop violence, and urges UN Security Council to unite.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 15:06 GMT
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