Saturday Apr 12
The Huffington Post
Syria Poison Gas Attack: Rebels, Government Blame Each Other
The Syrian government and rebel forces say poison gas has been used in a central village, injuring scores of people, while blaming each other for the attack.
Syria Creates 'Space Agency' Amid Deadly Conflict
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government, fighting an internal uprising for the last three years, approved a bill on Tuesday to create a "Syrian Space Agency".
State Dept. orders closure of Syrian embassy, Houston consulate
On March 15, 2011, a Syrian civil war began between Ba'ath Party loyalists and forces seeking to oust President Bashar al-Assad.