At least 20 people were killed and many wounded Thursday evening when a mortar shell struck a gathering of President Bashar al-Assad supporters in the Daraa province, a pro-government radio reported.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told visiting UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi on Sunday that part of a solution to the Syria crisis is to expel "terrorist groups" from that country, a report said.
A Syrian caricature shows US President Barack Obama smile and pluck the petals of a daisy, as he wonders, "Should I bomb? Or shouldn`t I bomb?"
Syrian warplanes launched a series of strikes on the outskirts of Damascus on Saturday as President Bashar al-Assad`s regime pressed a bid to drive back rebels, a monitoring group said.
Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad’s proposal to resolve the country`s crisis has evoked mixed reactions from within and outside Syria.
He becomes the latest in a string of leading military advisers to abandon the government and join the disparate rebels.
According to rebels, the blackout is likely a sign that Assad`s forces are due to launch a concerted offensive in the capital.
The Syrian Opposition met here for crucial unity talks on whether to join other groups in a more unified Opposition, as per a BBC news report.
A suicide bomber blew himself up across the street from a mosque in the Syrian capital Friday, killing at least 10 people and wounding nearly 30.
Syria said it wants written guarantees that insurgents will stop fighting before it implements a troop pullback agreed by President Bashar al-Assad.
UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-moon sharply criticized the Syrian govt for the persistent attacks on civilians and demanded it keep its pledge to halt all military operations.
The level of violence on the streets was too high for my nephew to survive, Rifaat al-Assad told BBC.
League officials arrive in Syria on Thursday to prepare for monitors overseeing an Arab peace plan.
Syrian army deserters killed at least 27 soldiers and security force personnel in a series of clashes in the southern province of Deraa.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon