Opinion digest: Obama and Romney’s beer and burger competition, plus Turkish-Syrian relations
Cross-border mortar attack will boost demands for Nato military intervention, can the West trust Turkey?
Turkish parliament gives go ahead to deployment of troops in Syria following deadly cross-border mortar attack
Syrian president uses German TV interview to rule out any possibility of standing down
Assad is further rocked as top general and troops swap sides to the Free Syria Army
As tanks mass on the border with Turkey, Syria's leader rejects any external measures to bring peace
If President Christofias doesn't like the EU's bailout conditions he could go to Moscow instead
Opinion Digest: welfare cuts, Egypt's presidential election and the morality of taxation