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Britain to hold talks with Syrian opposition
Foreign minister William Hague and other senior officials to meet opponents of Assad in London next week.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2011 05:18 GMT
Syria agrees to Arab observers 'in principle'
Arab League says Damascus has agreed to allow 500-member mission into the country but has asked for amendments to deal.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2011 20:23 GMT
Fire damages Syria gas pipelines
Production continues as government denies reports of fire caused by two explosions.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2011 11:52 GMT
Syrian forces 'storm town near Turkey border'
Witnesses say troops backed by tanks and machine guns have swept into Bdama, a town close to the Turkish border.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2011 10:47 GMT
Syria security forces 'kill dozens' in north
Syrian rights group says death toll has risen from 24-hour military operation in northern town of Jisr al-Shughour.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2011 20:54 GMT
Syrian tanks enter 'protest hub' Baniyas
Residents form a human chain in a bid to halt troops from sweeping into the coastal town of Baniyas.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 13:35 GMT
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