A timely warning comes from Syria that it is British fighters who top the league in beheadings and crucifixions
As shooting started, Mohammed Ali fainted. He awoke to find himself surrounded by dead bodies
Former imam to head Syria's government-in-waiting - but can he win over the rebels within Syria?
'We do not always choose which wars to fight,' says man who led British troops in Afghanistan
Border with Iraq and key Turkish frontier posts now in rebel hands, but China and Russia block progress at UN
Key advisers killed in audacious Damascus blast, but how will Russia react?
The Syrian capital is in turmoil as bomb kills senior regime members and rebel forces mount all-out assault
Pro-Assad Shabiha member captured by rebels tells how he enjoyed the power that allowed him to kill and rape with impunity
As tanks mass on the border with Turkey, Syria's leader rejects any external measures to bring peace
At least 38 killed in rebel stronghold as opposition calls for defections from Assad’s regime
More than 90 people, including 32 children, killed as troops shell the village of Houla
Rebels say they are fending off attack as government vows to 'cleanse' city
Assad may be a monster and the bombing of Syrians a crime, but he still has allies, and his enemies are divided
Turkey says regime 'on the cliff-edge' while rebel soldiers turn up the heat on Assad