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Syrian cities endure intense shelling
Activists report severe bombardments in Homs and Deraa as Russia says situation in country is becoming "more alarming".
Last updated: 10 Jun 2012 09:39 GMT
Annan warns of 'all-out' war in Syria
Peace envoy tells meeting of Arab League members that the conflict is taking sectarian dimension, amid renewed violence.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2012 06:57 GMT
Syrian group claims kidnap of Shia pilgrims
Armed "revolutionaries" from Aleppo say Lebanese hostages in good health and will be released after Nasrallah's apology.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 03:52 GMT
UN condemns Syria over Houla massacre
Security Council says the "outrageous use of force" against civilians violated international law.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 05:11 GMT
Syrian opposition party to declare new leader
Syrian National Council to replace Burhan Ghalioun after fresh election in bid to solve wide divisions in bloc.
Last updated: 21 May 2012 18:25 GMT
Syria opposition group re-elects leader
Burhan Ghalioun to remain president of Syrian National Council for three months despite criticism of his performance.
Last updated: 15 May 2012 19:17 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
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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