Crisis escalates as Turkey approves attacks on Syria

First Reaction Thu 4 Oct, AT 13:00

Turkish parliament gives go ahead to deployment of troops in Syria following deadly cross-border mortar attack

Austin Tice video

Video shows US journo in hands of Syrian rebels – but is it fake?

Talking Point Tue 2 Oct, AT 13:04

Experts cast doubt on the origins of footage appearing to show missing Austin Tice in custody of jihadist Syrian militants


Taxing the rich: a seductive but dangerous trap

Opinion digest Fri 28 Sep, AT 11:01

Opinion Digest: The danger of wealth taxes, America’s Middle East strategy, and a warning for Labour

Cameron at the UN

Syria: Cameron talks tough at UN but Russia unlikely to budge

First Reaction Thu 27 Sep, AT 15:24

Prime Minister says inaction over Syrian bloodshed will leave ‘terrible stain’ on UN’s reputation

Rebels bomb Syria army HQ in new blow to heart of Assad regime

One-Minute Read Wed 26 Sep, AT 14:50

Twin bombing comes just days after Free Syrian Army moved command centre from Turkey to Syria


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

Crispin Black

Why NHS doctor fighting jihad in Syria won't be prosecuted

Fri 31 Aug, AT 07:34 Crispin Black

South London doctor in militant Syrian gang could easily be identified, but history suggests nothing will be done

Egyptian president annoys US, Iran and Syria at summit

First Reaction Thu 30 Aug, AT 15:11

Mohamed Morsi supports Syrian rebels, but his presence in Tehran is also likely to anger the US