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Syrian activists denounce 'siege' of Homs
Opposition fears government is trying to crush uprising before Arab League observers visit worst-hit areas.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2011 04:18 GMT
Syrian city 'under siege' by army
Activists in Homs say government tanks have been shelling the city, as Arab League monitors meet foreign minister.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2011 11:51 GMT
Arab monitors to meet top Syrian diplomat
Meeting comes as funerals for 44 victims of twin car bombs in Damascus turn into a strong display of support for Assad.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2011 15:20 GMT
Russia says Syria veto 'no blank cheque'
Appeal made for national dialogue following Medvedev's warning that Syrian leaders should enact reforms or step down.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 07:00 GMT
Syria offers support to Iraq
The Syrian foreign minister's visit to Iraq is the first in more than six years.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2006 14:39 GMT
Iraq and Syria restore ties
Syria calls for a timetable for the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2006 11:53 GMT
Syria seeks US pull-out timetable
Syrian foreign minister discusses restoring diplomatic ties with Iraq.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2006 12:21 GMT
Syria to let UN quiz officials in Vienna
Syria has agreed to allow UN investigators to question five officials about Rafiq al-Hariri's assassination at the United Nations building in Vienna.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2005 07:13 GMT
Syrian minister heads to UN meeting
Syrian Foreign Minister Farouk al-Sharaa headed to New York to attend a UN Security Council meeting expected to adopt a resolution that could threaten sanctions against Syria.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2005 18:17 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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