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Dozens reported dead in Syria air attack
At least 54 killed in air raid on fuel station in country's north, while army shells Yarmouk camp housing Palestinians.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2012 11:40 GMT
Syria: A death knell for diplomacy?
As Kofi Annan quits as the UN's envoy to Syria, we ask if there is still hope for a diplomatic solution.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 09:15 GMT
Syria: From tipping point to breaking point?
As a negotiated transition in Syria seems increasingly unlikely, we ask if there is an alternative to the UN peace plan.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2012 09:26 GMT
Syria's blame game
With the Syrian government and the opposition blaming each other for the escalated violence, who is responsible?
Last updated: 14 May 2012 04:49 GMT
Syrian forces 'shell districts of Homs'
Several people wounded in overnight bombardment of two central districts in the flashpoint city, activists say.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 11:13 GMT
UN Security Council still at odds over Syria
Council fails to vote on resolution to send advance observer mission into country as Russia objects to US-drafted text.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 05:31 GMT
UN team ready for Syria deployment
Peacekeepers awaiting Security Council approval to oversee ceasefire that appears to have lasted into its second day.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 19:29 GMT
Syria urged to fully respect UN truce plan
UN-Arab League says heavy weaponry remains in populated areas as both sides report violations of the truce.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 09:37 GMT
US senator calls for air raids in Syria
John McCain says air power necessary to "stop the slaughter", as growing numbers of refugees flee crackdown to Lebanon.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2012 14:12 GMT
Relief supplies delivered to Syria's Homs
Red Cross aid reaches besieged city but not its worst-hit areas amid reports of shelling and violence across the nation.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2012 07:18 GMT
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