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Syria opposition to pick interim PM next week
Meeting to choose leader who will oversee creation of interim government is to be held in Turkish city of Istanbul.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 19:19 GMT
'Friends of Syria' recognise opposition
Over 100 nations meeting in Morocco officially recognise opposition coalition as "legitimate representative" of Syria.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 14:55 GMT
GCC recognises new Syrian opposition bloc
Recognition by the Gulf Co-operation Council comes as Arab foreign ministers deliberate the Syrian crisis in Cairo.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 22:47 GMT
New Syria bloc seeks diplomatic recognition
Opposition leader of newly forged National Coalition heads to Cairo along with Qatari PM for meetings with Arab League.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 12:16 GMT
Syria opposition coalition selects new leader
Mouaz al-Khatib, an activist and imam, chosen to lead new umbrella group as violence continues inside the country.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 08:19 GMT
Syrian opposition groups sign coalition deal
Mouaz al-Khatib is elected to head new opposition coalition formed in Doha to challenge Syrian regime.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 23:52 GMT
Syria's opposition: Embracing change
Can Syria's fractious opposition unite against the regime of Bashar al-Assad?
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 14:19 GMT
Syrian opposition head wants no-strings aid
Newly-elected head of the Syrian National Council said rebels need hundreds of millions of dollars worth of weapons.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2012 12:30 GMT
UN says thousands have fled Syria in past day
UN projects the number of people requiring humanitarian assistance in Syria could reach four million by 2013.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 20:02 GMT
Syrian opposition seeks to unify
Dissidents meeting in Qatar say progress has been made towards forming a new coalition.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 03:47 GMT
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