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UN chief urges Syria to end violence
Ban Ki-moon tells Syrian PM at Non-Aligned summit in Iran that Damascus bears "primary responsibility" to end conflict.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 20:45 GMT
Assad VP appears for first time in weeks
Faruq al-Shara makes first public appearance in over a month, following rumours he had tried to defect from government.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 02:23 GMT
Annan holds talks with Syrian president
UN-Arab special envoy meets Bashar al-Assad in Damascus amid international horror over the Houla massacre.
Last updated: 29 May 2012 10:53 GMT
Syria 'pledges respect' for Annan plan
Foreign minister Walid al-Muallem says deployment of 250 UN monitors is "reasonable and logical", during visit to China.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 23:03 GMT
Car bombs kill dozens in Damascus
Government says at least 44 people killed by "al-Qaeda group", a day after arrival of Arab League observer mission.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2011 04:45 GMT
NATO rules out Syria intervention
While Rasmussen says military action was out of question, Arab League calls for tanks to be withdrawn from the streets.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 02:14 GMT
Syrian army 'laying mines on Lebanese border'
Mines claim attributed to unnamed Lebanese official as eight more Syrians are reportedly killed.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 04:28 GMT
Syrian forces 'surround Damascus suburb'
Residents of Harasta say entrances blocked by elite forces as foreign minister gives warning to US and French diplomats.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2011 15:46 GMT
Hariri: Will not give in to threats
Lebanese PM vows not to capitulate following Hezbollah rhetoric over UN-backed probe into his father's murder.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2010 18:10 GMT
Syria and Iran defend strong ties
Iran president visits Syria amid US bid to drive wedge between Tehran and Damascus.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2010 16:35 GMT
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