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Syria violence rages as opposition meets
Almost 200 killed across the country as the main opposition bloc, meeting in Qatar, agrees to broaden its structure.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 09:28 GMT
Syria envoy seeks fresh UN resolution
Brahimi says transitional government needs formal political sanction, as opposition meets to reorganise in Qatar.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2012 11:09 GMT
Syrian opposition meets for key conference
Hundreds of opposition leaders and rebel commanders gather in Qatari capital in attempt to reorganise leadership.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 18:48 GMT
Syria warns against recognising opposition
Foreign minister vows to take "tough measures" against any state that recognises newly-formed National Council.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 12:55 GMT
Profiles: Syrian opposition figures
Al Jazeera profiles some of the most prominent figures taking part in an opposition meeting in Damascus.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 19:09 GMT
More deaths on Syria's 'day of defiance'
Up to 30 reportedly killed in the cities of Homs and Hama, as protesters around the country take to the streets.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 04:25 GMT
Tweeting the police state
Syrian cyber dissidents describe how they get around the regime's attempts to silence them.
Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 08:48 GMT
Syria frees opposition figures
Syrian authorities have released five opposition figures, including former MPs Riad Seif and Mamoun Homsi, Aljazeera reports.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2006 21:02 GMT
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