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Death toll in Syria`s war tops 160,000: Activists

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 16:09

An activist group says the number of people who have died in the Syrian conflict so far has exceeded 160,000.

Jordan king to hold Syria talks in Russia on Wednesday

Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 05:37

Jordan`s King Abdullah II is to travel to Moscow on Wednesday for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the Syrian conflict, after visits to the Vatican and Austria, the palace said.

UN chief `convinced` Syria peace talks are best way forward

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 06:33

UN chief Ban Ki-moon is convinced that Geneva peace talks are the best way to resolve the Syrian conflict and urges all sides to return to the table, his spokesman said.

Pope urges Geneva peace talks to end Syrian conflict

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 16:25

Pope Francis urged participants at peace talks in Switzerland on Wednesday to urgently agree to end the civil war in Syria that has killed over 100,000 people.

Syria peace talks `no earlier than December`: Russian report

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 22:51

Planned peace talks in Geneva to find a solution to solve the conflict in Syria will not take place before December, a media report said on Tuesday.

Oslo hunts for two teen girls bound for Syria to `help` rebels

Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 19:23

Oslo has launched a global hunt for two Norwegian teenage girls of Somali origin who have allegedly travelled to Syria to support the rebels in the war-torn country, police said on Monday.

UN envoy warns Syrian conflict is turning global

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 14:49

The UN`s top Mideast envoy is warning that "Syria is increasingly turning into a regional, if not a global, battleground."

Rebels demand arms, no-fly zone from `Friends of Syria`

Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 20:39

Rebel fighters appealed on Thursday to the "Friends of Syria" group which is to meet this weekend to provide them with heavy weapons so they can protect civilians and prevent a humanitarian disaster.

Pentagon steps up planning for military intervention in Syria

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 14:30

The move comes specifically because of growing evidence the Syrian regime may have used chemical weapons.

EU mulls arming rebels on 2nd anniversary of Syrian unrest

Last Updated: Friday, March 15, 2013, 09:32

Major European nations, including France and the United Kingdom, have called for lifting its arms embargo and start arming rebels as Syrians mark the second anniversary of the bloody conflict on Friday.

Syrian military complex hit by car bomb, several dead

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 06, 2013, 14:14

A car bomb blast targeted Syrian military complex in Syria’s Homs on Wednesday killing many, activists said.

Assad still confident of controlling Syria

Last Updated: Monday, January 14, 2013, 09:25

Assad is still confident that he can ride out the maelstrom engulfing his country, according to Syrians familiar with the thinking of the regime.