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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
Syria violence rages as opposition meets
Almost 200 killed across the country as the main opposition bloc, meeting in Qatar, agrees to broaden its structure.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 09:28 GMT
Syria rebels target key air force base
Operation "to liberate Taftanaz airbase" comes on the eve of crucial meeting in Qatar to decide future of opposition.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 01:59 GMT
'Heavy fighting' at Syria's Taftanaz airbase
Operation 'to liberate the Taftanaz airbase' has begun in Idlib province, says anti-government opposition group.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 21:50 GMT
Syria airstrikes leave 'scores dead' in north
Bombing of Harem town reported to have left 70 people dead, amid reports of atrocities committed by rebels in Idlib.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 22:05 GMT
Syrian troops killed in checkpoint attacks
Rebels kill at least 28 government soldiers in attacks on three checkpoints on main road from Damascus to Aleppo.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 01:12 GMT
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