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Syrian opposition fighters drag a rocket launcher near the 80th Brigade base in Aleppo Nov. 13, 2013

Watchdog says Syria most dangerous country for journalists

The New York-based group Committee to Protect Journalists cited the case of two kidnapped Swedish journalists.

By Benjamin Weinthal , Jerusalem Post correspondent
28/11/2013
Syrian President Bashar Assad with former Syrian defense minister General Ali Habib, August 1, 2010.

Former Syria defense minister reportedly defects in break with Assad

Syrian opposition official: General Ali Habib has escaped to Turkey, but hasn't joined rebels; Syrian state television denies claims.

By REUTERS
05/09/2013
Free Syrian Army fighters in Jdeidet al Fadel, April 22, 2013.

Syrian opposition plans new government in August

Rebels to form a government in exile after Eid al-Fitr.

By REUTERS
31/07/2013
Free Syrian Army members, Aleppo, July 4, 2013.

Syrian rebels offer Assad Ramadan truce in Homs

New opposition president Ahmad Jarba expects advanced arms from Saudi Arabia to reach rebels soon, change balance of power.

By REUTERS
08/07/2013
Acting head of the Syrian National Coalition George Sabra in Istanbul May 13, 2013.

Syrian rebels: No talks while Hezbollah backs Assad

Despite Syrian National Coalition head announcement, coalition spokesman says still no decision on whether to attend talks.

By REUTERS
31/05/2013
Yemen's al-Houthi Shi'ite fighters [file].

Report: Yemen Houthis fighting for Assad in Syria

Houthi rebels arrive in Syria through Hezbollah camps in Lebanon.

Former Syrian National Coalition President Moaz Alkhatib and US Secretary of State John Kerry.

Russian, US, UN sets date for Syria peace talks

Three-way meeting in Geneva to prepare for int'l conference, but opposition threatens boycott unless settlement forces Assad out.

By REUTERS
30/05/2013
Syrian Rebels

US doubles non-lethal aid to Syrian opposition

Syrian National Coalition rejects terrorism, vows to keep weapons out of "wrong hands"; US increases funds to $250m.

By REUTERS
21/04/2013
HEZBOLLAH SUPPORTERS march through the streets of Beirut last year.

'Dissent within Hezbollah over involvement in Syria'

Unconfirmed report cites unidentified sources as saying Hezbollah fighters refuse to support President Bashar Assad.

Iran navy ship travels through Suez Canal [file]

Syrian opposition: Iranian arms on way to Assad

Al-Arabiya says ship to enter the Suez Canal Saturday; Syrian National Coalition urges Egypt to search vessel.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
30/03/2013
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