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11 - 20
Syria mediator Brahimi announces resignation
UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi to step down on May 31, largely out of frustration with Assad's plans to hold vote.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 03:40 GMT
Syria presidential campaign opens
President Assad is widely expected to win the June 3 vote, with two other relatively unknown candidates on the ballot.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 20:16 GMT
Australian mother charged over 'Syria links'
Woman charged with supporting "hostile activities" in a foreign country after trying to board flight from Sydney.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 09:34 GMT
Syrian rebels set to withdraw from Homs
Hundreds of besieged fighters due to leave under terms of ceasefire which would hand regime forces control of city.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 12:51 GMT
Diplomat says Syria hiding some chemical arms
Senior Western diplomat tells Reuters that intelligence shows Syria hiding weapons as deadline for scrapping them nears.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 09:39 GMT
Syria presidential date fixed for June 3
Assad, whose term ends on July 17, expected to run and win another seven-year term in office despite the conflict.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 11:01 GMT
War-torn Syria plans to hold elections
Despite widespread death, destruction and displacement, Assad government will hold presidential polls by July.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 10:38 GMT
Syria rebels gain foothold by Mediterranean
Fighters capture tourist site by Turkish border, giving them access to sea for first time in three-year conflict.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 12:25 GMT
Clashes erupt in Syria's Assad home province
Fighting erupts between rebels and government loyalists in Assad's home province near Turkish border.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 21:27 GMT
Sharing the scars of Syria's war
Nestled in the Qalamoun mountains on the border with Lebanon, Flita is at the centre of a decisive battle.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 19:13 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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