Syrian president’s speech about “outlaws” leading a revolt strongly contradicts what activists call peaceful protests.
Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand
Testimonies from defected soldiers give a dramatic insight into the split apparently emerging in the security forces.
A young man’s account of sadistic torture in a Syrian secret prison, and how a girl’s note helped him through his pain.
The mutilation and death in custody of a 13-year-old child has sparked further furious protests in Syrian city of Daraa.
Secret police are raiding hospitals to round up people who were injured during anti-government protests.
President Assad reaffirms his father’s legacy by quelling dissent with brute force.
After years of Kurdish exclusion in Syria by the ruling Baath regime, there is hope for unity and justice once again.
Residents of town besieged by the army paint picture of chaos fuelled by secret police.
Three doctors reportedly arrrested for treating wounded protesters amid security crackdown.
At least 221 Syrians have gone missing in past three days of the violent crackdown, a rights group says.