Britain takes step towards arming Syrian rebels

One-Minute Read Thu 8 Nov, AT 10:51

Cameron wants to push the limits of EU embargo and persuade Obama to raise the heat on Assad

Aleppo

Aleppo blast: regime and rebels ratchet up the information war

First Post Mon 10 Sep, AT 17:32

Free Syrian Army claim responsibility for bomb attack that targeted regime soldiers stationed in hospital

Bashar al-Assad

President Assad has agreed to go, says Russian diplomat

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Jul, AT 14:58

Ambassador to France says Syrian leader has 'accepted' he must leave, but regime calls report 'baseless'

General's defection hints at Syrian regime turmoil

First Post Fri 6 Jul, AT 11:45

Assad is further rocked as top general and troops swap sides to the Free Syria Army

Hillary Clinton accuses Russia of supplying attack helicopters to Syria

Russia 'supplying helicopters' to Syria, UN man declares civil war

First Post Wed 13 Jun, AT 09:42

Clinton accuses Moscow of feeding Syrian conflict as UN peacekeeping chief calls unrest 'civil war'

Bashar al-Assad

Children among 78 feared dead in fresh Syrian 'massacre'

First Post Thu 7 Jun, AT 09:10

Pressure mounts on President Assad as pro-government shabiha militia accused of second massacre in two weeks

Syria: Damascus suicide car bombs kill at least 55

First Reaction Thu 10 May, AT 14:10

Two rush-hour blasts kill dozens and injure over 372 near Syrian intelligence headquarters

Abdo Hussameddin

What Abdo Hussameddin has risked by standing up to Assad

One-Minute Read Thu 8 Mar, AT 07:48

Syrian minister quits to join the rebels, risking the 'liquidation' of his family by Assad's forces

Syria Protests

Syria: anti-Assad meeting in Turkey points way ahead

Fri 3 Jun, AT 15:54 Venetia Rainey

Assad keeps saying there will be chaos and civil war without him – but activists seek to prove him wrong