Russia now says diplomat didn’t talk of Assad`s fall

In a volte-face, the Russian Foreign Ministry denied that a top diplomat said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is losing control of his country.

Dec 14, 2012, 13:56 PM IST

Syria’s Assad regime on brink of collapse: NATO

Collapse of Syrian regime appears inevitable and defeat could be near for Syria`s embattled regime, the head of NATO has said.

Dec 14, 2012, 11:21 AM IST

Bashar al-Assad won’t be part of Syrian future: US

With the Opposition coalition gradually gaining ground in Syria and now being formally recognised by the US, the White House has said the President Bashar al-Assad must go.

Dec 14, 2012, 10:17 AM IST

`Test-firing of new Scud missile by N-Korea, Syria, Iran fails`

North Korea, Syria and Iran test-fired
two new short-range Scud missiles they jointly developed but
the test was not only a failure but also left many people dead
and injured, a Japanese media report claimed no Friday.

Aug 14, 2009, 20:19 PM IST