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Syrian opposition seeks to pick PM-in-exile
Differences reported over choice of new executive's leader as Syrian minister rejects calls for Assad to step down.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 17:59 GMT
Syrian capital sees renewed violence
Activists say government shelling has hit several neighbourhoods around Damascus and elsewhere, as clashes continue.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2012 12:12 GMT
Brahimi says Syria crisis 'danger' to world
UN-Arab League envoy has first meeting with Syrian president since accepting envoy's role amid reports of new killings.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 13:08 GMT
Violence in Syria as Brahimi meets opposition
Warplanes hit rebel-held targets in Aleppo as peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi holds talks with opposition groups in Damascus
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 18:13 GMT
UN-Arab League envoy Brahimi arrives in Syria
Lakhdar Brahimi expected to meet President Bashar al-Assad and rebels on first visit as envoy to the war-torn country.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2012 21:22 GMT
Syrian jets strike town near Aleppo
Car bombing hits Damascus suburb as new UN envoy says resolving the war is a "nearly impossible" task.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 20:45 GMT
Iran urges non-aligned nations role in Syria
Supreme leader says emerging states have more right than West or UN to help end crisis, as NAM summit ends without deal.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2012 04:52 GMT
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
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