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Syria: 'Why is the world not doing anything to help us?'
For more than a year the international community has stood by as Assad's forces torture and murder indiscriminately.
Last updated: 27 May 2012 11:27 GMT
UN report slams Syria's use of force
Syrian witnesses tell human rights investigators of summary executions and mass torture.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2011 14:39 GMT
Hundreds of Syrians flee to Lebanon
Exodus from Syria continues a day after 20 people are reportedly killed in anti-government protests.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2011 05:09 GMT
Assad gives mixed signals in speech
Promise to expand amnesty coupled with tough words for "vandals and outlaws" in Syrian president's address.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2011 13:17 GMT
Syrian tanks ring restive northern towns
Residents continue to flee as tanks and armoured vehicles deploy around Maarat al-Numan and Khan Sheikhun towns.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 16:08 GMT
Syria's humanitarian crisis intensifies
The humanitarian crisis in Syria worsens as the UN Security Council remains unwilling - or unable - to act.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 14:28 GMT
UN urges probe of Syria 'rights violations'
Human rights chief says alleged abuses against protesters must me investigated, as more Syrians flee restive north.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 05:18 GMT
Syrians flee imminent assault on town
Tanks surround Maarat al-Numan ahead of military offensive, prompting an exodus of residents from the northern town.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2011 16:17 GMT
US: Syria creating humanitarian crisis
Global community calls on Damascus to grant relief agencies access to civilians caught up in security crackdown.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2011 06:17 GMT
EU presses Syria to allow aid agencies in
EU foreign policy chief voices concern about the humanitarian crisis the crackdown on protesters has created.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2011 00:13 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
A Caledonian utopia or a nation divided?
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
Turkish 'genocide' film: An epic too late?
Why ISIL keeps growing
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
Back for more: The US and Iraq
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
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