Free Syrian army

Crispin Black
29 May, 2014

A timely warning comes from Syria that it is British fighters who top the league in beheadings and crucifixions

08 Jan, 2013

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

12 Nov, 2012

Former imam to head Syria's government-in-waiting - but can he win over the rebels within Syria?

25 Jul, 2012

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

20 Jul, 2012

Border with Iraq and key Turkish frontier posts now in rebel hands, but China and Russia block progress at UN

19 Jul, 2012

Key advisers killed in audacious Damascus blast, but how will Russia react?

Bashar al-Assad
18 Jul, 2012

The Syrian capital is in turmoil as bomb kills senior regime members and rebel forces mount all-out assault

15 Jul, 2012

Pro-Assad Shabiha member captured by rebels tells how he enjoyed the power that allowed him to kill and rape with impunity

Bashar al-Assad
29 Jun, 2012

As tanks mass on the border with Turkey, Syria's leader rejects any external measures to bring peace

11 Jun, 2012

At least 38 killed in rebel stronghold as opposition calls for defections from Assad’s regime