14 days ago
Turkey's prime minister has denounced Israeli airstrikes on Syria, saying the attacks help strengthen Syrian President Bashar Assad's hand.
65 days ago
President Barack Obama will hear plenty about Syria when he steps off Air Force One in the Middle East this week, very likely facing new pressure from worried allies to help rebels oust Syrian...
87 days ago
Israel is closely monitoring the kinds of weapons that are being sent to Syrian rebel groups, and it's consulted with U.S. officials about which weapons they consider too sophisticated to be...
114 days ago
Issuing Tehran's strongest warning to date, a top Iranian official said Saturday that any attack on Syria would be deemed an attack on Iran, a sign that it will do all it can to protect embattled...
119 days ago
The Russian government says it is sending two planes to Lebanon to evacuate Russians from Syria, the first such effort since the uprising against Syrian President Bashar Assad began in March 2011.
149 days ago
On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin distanced himself further than ever from the Syrian president, saying Russia does not seek to protect him and suggesting his regime is growing weaker.
150 days ago
Gulf Arab states, in particular, have urged the Obama administration to take stronger action on Syria, where Saudi Arabia and Qatar seek to open channels to send heavy weapons to rebel forces...
154 days ago
But Tehran's whiplash diplomacy over the weekend suggested its embrace of the Syrian president could be cooling.
155 days ago
The plan, described by state media and Iranian news agencies, also calls for efforts to halt the flow of weapons into Syria and to hold talks that include the government of Syrian president...
158 days ago
Russia issued a clumsy denial Friday of a statement from its point man on Syria, who said a day earlier that Syrian President Bashad Assad is losing control of the country.
159 days ago
ITAR-Tass news agency is quoting Russia's deputy foreign minister as saying that Syrian President Bashar Assad is increasingly losing control and the opposition may win.
163 days ago
Russia agreed to take part in the talks in Geneva, he said, on the condition there would be no demand for Syrian President Bashar Assad to step down.
166 days ago
The Obama administration says it is aware that several countries in the Middle East and elsewhere have informally offered to grant asylum to Syrian President Bashar Assad and his family if they...
168 days ago
Obama's admonition to Syrian President Bashar Assad was his most strident since he drew a "red line" in August that the movement of chemical or biological weapons out of their secure sites, or...
169 days ago
During the talks, Turkey is certain to press Putin to stop backing Syrian President Bashar Assad.
172 days ago
An international meeting to coordinate sanctions on the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad is being held in Tokyo.