Dec 25, 2012
Syrian refugees in Lebanon: 'Syria was paradise, now battleground'
As disastrous civil war continues to ravage Syria, Christian communities across the country gathered to attend Christmas masses and pray for peace in the strife-torn land after almost two years of violence.
The Daily Star
Syrian opposition head calls for humanitarian corridors
A leader of the Syrian National Council , Abdel Basset Sayda speaks during a press a meeting in Istanbul on June 17, 2012.
New York Post
Stand up on Syria
With the Annan "peace plan" all but acknowledged to be a failure, a new diplomatic game is shaping up around Syria: "waiting for Russia," as Western leaders hope Moscow will persuade Syrian despot Bashar al-Assad to accept a peaceful transition.