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UN launches record $5bn aid appeal for Syria
Funds for operations in Syria and its neighbours are urgently needed, UN says, as it weighs Golan Heights emergency.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2013 19:46 GMT
Syria rebels battle Hezbollah in Lebanon
Several killed as Lebanese fighters clash with Syrian rebels in first face-to-face confrontation inside Lebanon.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2013 06:30 GMT
Safe passage sought for Qusayr civilians
International bodies voice alarm over plight of trapped Syrians, as regime forces launch fresh assault on city.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2013 12:23 GMT
UN condemns Syria violence as 'unacceptable'
Rare joint agreement by UNSC demands end to violence and condemns rights abuses by Syrian government forces and rebels.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2013 07:03 GMT
UN agencies call for end to Syria 'carnage'
Leaders of five UN agencies in rare joint appeal urge international community to find a political solution to conflict.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 11:54 GMT
Syria's internally displaced grow desperate
Civilians stranded in Bab-al-Salam camp in the north are living amid crippling shortages and constant fear of attacks.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2013 11:21 GMT
Russia says Assad's chances fading
Prime Minister Medvedev says Syrian president's chances of keeping power are getting "smaller and smaller" as war rages.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2013 17:29 GMT
Syrian rebels 'shoot down army helicopter'
Fighters say they used ground-to-air missile for the first time to down an aircraft bombing the country's northwest.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 19:43 GMT
UN humanitarian chief in Syria appeal
Valerie Amos calls on countries with vested interests to put aside differences for sake of civilian population.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 19:31 GMT
Is Syria in a state of civil war?
As fighting escalates, we ask why the international community is reluctant to call the conflict a civil war.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2012 12:24 GMT
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