Bashar al-Assad

Assad 'may have used gas' against Syrian rebels

Talking Point
Thu 17 Jan, AT 10:29

Was poisonous gas Agent 15 used on rebels to test America's chemical weapons ultimatum?

Syrian tailor: How I survived Assad regime firing squad

One-Minute Read
Tue 8 Jan, AT 09:58

As shooting started, Mohammed Ali fainted. He awoke to find himself surrounded by dead bodies

Rebel in Aleppo, Syria

Britain acknowledges rebels as Syria’s only legitimate voice

One-Minute Read
Tue 20 Nov, AT 15:53

William Hague officially recognises Syrian opposition, but makes no mention of arming rebels

Turkey gunman

Calls for Syria action grow, but West must beware Turkey agenda

Talking Point
Fri 5 Oct, AT 09:54

Cross-border mortar attack will boost demands for Nato military intervention, can the West trust Turkey?

George Galloway paid £80k for joining 'pro-Syria' TV channel

One-Minute Read
Tue 28 Aug, AT 14:49

Bradford West MP presents fortnightly show for al-Mayadeen, allegedly funded by Syria and Iran

Crispin Black

If Assad falls, is Britain ready to rescue Syria's Christians?

Tue 31 Jul, AT 07:35
Crispin Black

The tolerance shown towards Christians in Syria is unlikely to survive Assad's overthrow by Sunnis

UK might have to intervene in Syria, says top army man

One-Minute Read
Wed 25 Jul, AT 10:03

'We do not always choose which wars to fight,' says man who led British troops in Afghanistan