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The Assads: An iron-fisted dynasty
One powerful, tight-knit family has controlled Syria for four decades.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 13:28 GMT
Syria files reveal regime espionage
Secret files recovered in a security station in al-Bab illustrate the regime's deep-seated culture of spying.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 15:15 GMT
Syria has a dream in the spirit of King and Gandhi
Syrians must draw courage, inspiration and intelligent resistance from greats such as Gandhi, King and Mandela.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2012 12:42 GMT
Syria: The People Awake
The story of the first year of an uprising and a response so brutal it has brought a country to the edge of disaster.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2012 09:32 GMT
For Syria's minorities, Assad is security
In order for minority groups, including Alawites, to join Syria's uprising, they need assurance of post-Assad protection
Last updated: 16 Sep 2011 16:10 GMT
Syria's 'spring' toward democracy
For democratisation to happen in Syria, leadership and unity must be addressed first.
Last updated: 06 May 2011 13:45 GMT
The road to Damascus: The Syrian reformation
Bashar al-Assad must seize this democratic moment and respond to the calls for political reform sweeping across Syria.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 15:00 GMT
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