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France 'helped Syrian defector escape'
General Manaf Tlass has hinted that French secret agents helped him flee Syria in early July.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 03:20 GMT
Assad VP appears for first time in weeks
Faruq al-Shara makes first public appearance in over a month, following rumours he had tried to defect from government.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 02:23 GMT
Syria intensifies air attacks on Aleppo
Government planes bomb suburbs as clashes rage inside northern city, while other key cities suffer heavy shelling.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 05:07 GMT
Syrian forces renew Aleppo assault
Assad forces said to be massing near commercial capital, as activists report fresh violence across country.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 22:15 GMT
Fall of Syria's Assad 'only a matter of time'
Ex-UN mission chief says president's days are numbered but his exit may not end the conflict.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 16:17 GMT
Delaying the Syrian endgame
There are four compelling arguments for allowing Russia to prevent liberal intervention in Syria.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2012 15:01 GMT
Nawaf Fares: 'The Syrian regime is dead'
One of Syria's high-profile defectors explains what is really going on inside the corridors of power in Damascus.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 20:43 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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