Politics08 Mar 2012 00:05 GMT
Despite fears of sectarianism if the regime falls, some in the Alawite minority are speaking out against Assad.
Politics11 Feb 2012 17:08 GMT
Government forces appear determined to regain control of opposition-held areas in restive Syrian city.
Israel26 Oct 2011 12:35 GMT
Communities are divided, with Alawite and Sunni villages each blaming the other for rising sectarianism.
US & Canada24 Oct 2011 13:22 GMT
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US & Canada12 Oct 2011 13:14 GMT
Nir Rosen spends time deep inside Syria's pro-regime Alawite community.
Iraq10 Oct 2011 17:49 GMT
Syria's Alawite community have a history of persecution, but dominate the ruling family's security forces.
Politics03 Oct 2011 15:13 GMT
Grand Mufti Hassoun, whose 22-year-old son was recently assassinated in Syria, is a supporter of Bashar al-Assad.
Egypt02 Oct 2011 15:50 GMT
Protesters were hoping Ramadan would prove a turning point, yet the powerful regime managed to quash most dissent.
Israel30 Sep 2011 13:07 GMT
Criticism of the Assad regime spreads wider, as families grieve for protesters who have been killed in the crackdown.
US & Canada30 Sep 2011 07:26 GMT
Opposition to the Syrian regime runs deep, as women, children, and the elderly take part in the resistance.
Politics27 Sep 2011 14:04 GMT
Nir Rosen discusses instances of armed clashes between Syrian army defectors and state security forces.
Politics23 Sep 2011 14:36 GMT
Journalist Nir Rosen discusses armed struggle with army officers who have defected to join the opposition.
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