Syria

Syrian activists splash paint on President Assad's election posters

Syria holds presidential elections as war rages on

One-Minute Read
Tue 3 Jun, AT 08:29

Main opposition boycotts election, describing it as 'theatre written with the blood of Syrians'

Lebanese lose patience with the flood of Syrian refugees

Fri 30 May, AT 14:38
Venetia Rainey

With a quarter of its population now made up of fleeing Syrians, tiny Lebanon is clamping down

Rebel fighters in Syria

Syria’s bloodthirsty Brits blamed for beheadings

One-Minute Read
Mon 26 May, AT 07:40

Rebel commander says most-violent jihadists are British

A man carries a wounded girl following a 'barrel bomb' attack in Aleppo

Barrel bombs: why are they taking such a toll on Syria?

Briefing
Mon 28 Apr, AT 15:15

Syria's biggest city is under constant attack from barrel bombs dropped by government helicopters

Oh My Sweet Land play

Oh My Sweet Land – reviews of 'mesmerising' Syrian drama

Hot Ticket
Wed 23 Apr, AT 08:27

Corinne Jaber's 'searing' one-woman show about Syria gives the headlines a human face

Easter in Syria: it's not just Christians who are suffering

Thu 17 Apr, AT 07:45
Venetia Rainey

Kim Kardashian has thrown focus on Kessab: but Syrians of all faiths are suffering under Assad

Former Arsenal star Lassana Diarra

Former Arsenal star denies he has become a Syrian jihadist

One-Minute Read
Thu 10 Apr, AT 13:37

'He is not a jihadist, he is a footballer with Lokomotiv Moscow,' says Lassana Diarra's agent

'Bleak milestone' as Lebanon takes millionth Syrian refugee

One-Minute Read
Thu 3 Apr, AT 13:38

Lebanon is struggling to cope with more than a million refugees from the civil war in Syria

Syria's vacant chair

Arab League summit split by turmoil in Syria and Egypt

Briefing
Wed 26 Mar, AT 09:06

Little to celebrate as divided Arab League meets for 25th anniversary summit in Kuwait

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