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Dozens dead after 'sectarian clashes' in Homs
At least 30 reported dead over weekend in Syria's third-largest city after Sunnis and Alawis clash, rights group says.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 16:20 GMT
Syrian troops storm border town
Troops enter Zabadani, near Lebanon border, rounding up protesters amid more deaths in clashes in Homs, activists say.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2011 15:34 GMT
Syrian security forces 'fire on rallies'
At least 28 deaths reported in Damascus, Idlib and other cities on a day of massive anti-government demonstrations.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2011 21:23 GMT
Security crackdown continues across Syria
Activists report deaths in several provinces as Sarkozy calls for tougher sanctions against the Assad government.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2011 15:18 GMT
Syria protesters 'shot outside mosque'
Reports of 15 deaths in protests across country, including six said to have been shot as they left a mosque in Damascus.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2011 23:39 GMT
Deaths as fresh protests rock Syria
At least 17 killed as security forces open fire on anti-government protesters across the country.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 09:47 GMT
Cousin of Syrian president 'quits business'
Tycoon Rami Makhlouf, under sanctions for corruption, moves to charity in apparent concession to protesters.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2011 08:19 GMT
Syrian troops 'widening' crackdown
Security forces said to be pushing towards northern town of Maarat al-Numaan as new videos show army unit defecting.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2011 18:12 GMT
More Syrians waiting to cross Turkey border
Turkey braced for massive influx of refugees as Syrian troops intensify their military operation in Jisr al-Shughur.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2011 16:06 GMT
Syria army 'takes control' of Jisr al-Shughur
Residents who fled assault in northern state speak of infighting among troops, as state TV shows alleged "mass graves".
Last updated: 13 Jun 2011 11:41 GMT
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