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Envoy Annan calls Syria mission a 'failure'
UN-Arab envoy Kofi Annan tells French newspaper his peace plan has been unsuccessful, as bombings continue across Syria.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2012 08:08 GMT
Syrian forces bombard Aleppo
Government forces attempt to regain northern area as opposition welcomes news of high-ranking general's defection.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2012 04:43 GMT
UN chief calls for change in Syria mission
Amid rising violence, Ban Ki-moon tells Security Council observers should relocate to capital, focus on politics.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 00:38 GMT
Syrian general close to Assad defects
Manaf Tlas, a Republican Guard commander and friend of the president, has fled and is reportedly bound for Paris.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2012 15:42 GMT
Tuareg rebels attack Mali town of Kidal
Aid workers says that 15,000 people have fled escalating battles between army and armed separatists in northern regions.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2012 09:26 GMT
Breaking the silence over Hama atrocities
Witnesses of the bloody events in the Syrian city in 1982 speak as protests force open the veil of fear and secrecy.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 14:30 GMT
Syrian forces 'kill dozens' in Homs and Hama
Activists say at least 44 people killed, mainly in Homs and Hama, as protesters call for no-fly zone to protect them.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 22:43 GMT
Q&A: Ammar Abdulhamid on Syria's uprising
Rights activist says the international response to violence in Syria is merely "symbolic" and "rife with hypocrisy".
Last updated: 01 Aug 2011 19:24 GMT
Syrian flashpoint city mourns Friday deaths
Funerals held for three protesters killed during anti-government demonstrations on Friday in Homs.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2011 18:27 GMT
Protesters killed amid huge Syria protests
Security forces blamed for more killings of civilians as mass demonstrations are held to show support for Homs.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 20:27 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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