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A former scientist for the Syrian chemical weapons program said Bashar Assad 's regime has enough of the nerve agent sarin to "eradicate the whole of Damascus, Homs, Hama, and Aleppo," Al-Jazeera reported Friday.
There is a scene in Ang Lee's Civil War film Ride with the Devil , based on Ozark novelist's Daniel Woodrell's book , where a pack of rebel soldiers are asked why they are fighting jayhawkers along the Missouri-Kansas border instead of battling Yankees with the Army of Northern Virginia.
Mairead Maguire, Nobel peace laureate and Spokesperson for Mussalaha International, has issued a report and appeal to the international community to support a process of dialogue and reconciliation in Syria between its people and Syrian government and reject outside intervention and war.
With all major players in the Middle East involved in one way or another in the Syrian conflict, the balance of power in the region will depend on the outcome.
Over the past few months, the security situation in the Syrian capital Damascus has been deteriorating.
No Syrian regime can be worse than this one, with the biggest chemical and non-conventional arms arsenals in the Arab world.
Syria's fighting has uprooted more than half of the country's 530,000 Palestinians - descendants of refugees from a Mideast conflict half a century ago - and their situation is becoming increasingly desperate, the head of a U.N. aid agency said Thursday.
Lebanese soldiers sit on top of a carrier as they deploy along the demarcation line between Tripoli's Sunni Muslim Bab al-Tabbneh Syria street, and the mainly Alawite Jabal Mohsen area, north of the capital Beirut, on May 21, 2013.
A day after the IDF and the Syrian Army exchanged fire in the Golan Heights, Israel Air Force chief Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel warned that Israel must be prepared for a "surprise war" developing.
Located in the heart of the capital, a short walk from the Old City and footsteps from the big hotels, Sitt Sham was a longtime favorite for locals who would meet for their morning beans and coffee and tourists who wanted an authentic meal near some of the capital's historic sites.
Syria 's President Bashar al-Assad, whose government was last year described as close to collapse by groups ranging from the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to the armed opposition, may remain in power for years to come.
With the regime scoring gains on the battlefield, the U.S. and Russia could face an even tougher task persuading Assad and his opponents to attend talks on ending 's 26-month-old conflict.
I've been traveling to Yemen, Syria and Turkey to film a documentary on how environmental stresses contributed to the Arab awakening.
The U.S. and several key allies looked again Wednesday for a strategy to end Syria's civil war, their united efforts unable at the moment to stem the Assad regime's military gains and Washington still unwilling to join those providing the rebels with lethal military aid.
Washington threatened on Wednesday to increase support for Syria's rebels if President Bashar al-Assad refuses to discuss a political end to a civil war that is spreading across borders.