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Syria rejects UN report on 'child torture'
Ambassador to UN Bashar Jaafari calls allegations hostile propaganda, blaming abuse of children on "terrorist groups".
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 15:46 GMT
Iran seeks solution to Syria conflict
Foreign minister Ali Salehi tells Assad that solution to civil war lies "only in Syria and within Syrian family".
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 08:23 GMT
Syrians under 'indiscriminate' attack
Rights group Amnesty International says Syrian forces waging "relentless" attacks against its people.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 08:58 GMT
On the front lines of Syria's guerrilla war
Exclusive account of Sham Falcons, a rebel group waging war against the Assad government from their mountain hideouts.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2012 10:40 GMT
Syria 'set to' sign Arab League plan
Plan calls for Damascus to halt crackdown, hold talks with opposition and allow observers into the country.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2011 22:38 GMT
Kurdish activist among latest killed in Syria
Meshaal Tammo reportedly shot dead at home, while at least 20 people killed in latest protests, activists say.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 08:03 GMT
Deaths reported in Friday protests in Syria
In separate incidents, activists say eight people killed by security forces and a Kurdish opposition figure shot.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 17:10 GMT
China and Russia veto UN sanctions on Syria
US ambassador walks out in protest as voting exposes "conflict of political approaches" to ongoing crisis.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2011 07:43 GMT
Western nations press for Syria resolution
European nations and United States on collision course with Russia over proposed UN vote condemning Syrian crackdown.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2011 20:43 GMT
Syrian troops clash with army defectors
At least nine killed in Syria's north, as international community scrambles for appropriate response to the violence.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2011 14:07 GMT
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