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Deaths in Syria mass protests
Rights group say security forces killed at least 20 people as it continued its crackdown on protests across the country.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2011 06:11 GMT
Syrian troops fire at demonstrators
At least eight people, including a child, reported killed while tanks have been used in Deir al-Zor province.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2011 16:44 GMT
Syria erupts in fresh Friday violence
Security forces reportedly fire on crowds in Deraa and key oil pipeline bombed as Syria sees more clashes.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2011 12:18 GMT
Syrian security forces 'fire on rallies'
At least 28 deaths reported in Damascus, Idlib and other cities on a day of massive anti-government demonstrations.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2011 21:23 GMT
Security crackdown continues across Syria
Activists report deaths in several provinces as Sarkozy calls for tougher sanctions against the Assad government.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2011 15:18 GMT
US summons Syrian ambassador
Relations between two nations under strain as diplomats are accused of spying on anti-Assad demonstrators in US.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2011 08:47 GMT
'Half a million' protest on streets of Hama
Reports of biggest crowd in Syria so far in city at heart of opposition, as activists say 13 dead across country.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2011 20:06 GMT
'Hundreds flee' Syrian city of Hama
About 1,000 people have fled the city fearing another crackdown on protests, rights group says.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 12:58 GMT
Syrians flee imminent assault on town
Tanks surround Maarat al-Numan ahead of military offensive, prompting an exodus of residents from the northern town.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2011 16:17 GMT
Syrians decry 'torture' of teenage protester
Video emerges appearing to show body of Syrian boy killed in crackdown, as Russia rejects Security Council resolution.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2011 09:24 GMT
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