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Break Damascus bread in Jozi
Break Damascus bread in Jozi
When Moroccan writer Mohamed Choukri called his 1973 autobiography For Bread Alone, he was commandeering the powerful symbolism of...
Syria announces presidential election date
Syria announces presidential election date
Syria announced a presidential election for June 3 on Monday, preparing the ground for Bashar al-Assad to defy widespread opposition and extend his...
Syrian forces may have used gas without Assad's permission
Syrian forces may have used gas without Assad's permission
Germany's Bild am Sonntag paper reported on Sunday, citing German intelligence.
Syria: John Kerry suggests possible US military intervention
Syria: John Kerry suggests possible US military intervention
In the most forceful US reaction yet to last week's gas attack outside Damascus, Kerry on Monday said President Barack Obama "believes there must be...
Damascus: Chemical weapons blamed in massacre
Damascus: Chemical weapons blamed in massacre
Hundreds of people are believed to have been killed in an apparent gas attack on rebel-held parts of eastern Damascus that is thought to be the...
Activists blame Syria deaths on chemical attack
Activists blame Syria deaths on chemical attack
The allegation of chemical weapons being used in the heavily-populated areas came on the second day of a mission to Syria by UN inspectors. It was...
Syria: Car bomb kills 53 people, 200 wounded
Syria: Car bomb kills 53 people, 200 wounded
The explosion on Thursday was close to the Baath Party offices and the Russian Embassy, Syrian television said.
Syria: Deadly Damascus car bomb explodes near Baath Party offices
Syria: Deadly Damascus car bomb explodes near Baath Party offices
According to UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, 31 people were killed in the attack on Thursday.
Protests, suicide bombings threaten UN's Syria plan
Protests, suicide bombings threaten UN's Syria plan
Tens of thousands protested across Syria on Friday as a deadly suicide bombing rocked the capital, killing 11 people and fuelling growing scepticism over the prospects of a UN-backed peace plan....
Syrian opponents turn to assassinations
Syrian opponents turn to assassinations
The gunmen walked into an apartment building before dawn earlier this month in the quiet Damascus suburb of Jaramana, went to the fifth floor and...
Arab summit appears divided over approach to Syria
Arab summit appears divided over approach to Syria
Arab leaders gathering here will call for Syria to implement a ceasefire, but there's little faith that President Bashar Assad will do anything to...
Syrian uprising: Why it matters
Syrian uprising: Why it matters
The uprising in Syria is swiftly transforming into a civil war that could lay waste to the country, and the fallout from the year-old conflict...

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