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1 hr ago | Reuters
ROUGH CUT STORY: A new Syrian cabinet was sworn in on Sunday in the presence of President Bashar al-Assad after it was formed last week.
5 hrs ago | Canada.com
From surfing in Australia, badminton in Copenhagen and Highland Games in Scotland, to NCAA football and tennis action at the U.S. Open, it's been a great weekend for sport.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Former Prime Minister Fouad Siniora called Sunday for the election of a new president who can achieve inter-Lebanese reconciliation and who is not biased toward regional or international powers, in what appeared to be an implicit rejection of MP Michel Aoun's bid for the presidency.
12 hrs ago | Hindustan Times
At least 37 children have been killed in government air strikes and shelling across Syria in the last 36 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on Sunday.
12 hrs ago | Times of Oman
Damascus: At least 37 children have been killed in government air strikes and shelling across Syria in the last 36 hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on Sunday.
15 hrs ago | Ynetnews
After 40, Filipino peacekeepers flee to Israel overnight, Syrian rebels claim to have reached deal to see additional 45 peacekeepers go free.
19 hrs ago | CNN
Druze men watch from the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights side of the Quneitra border with Syria as smoke rises during fighting between forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and rebels over the control of the area on Wednesday, August 27. The United Nations estimates more than 190,000 people have been killed in Syria since an uprising in ... (more)
Syrian government soldiers advance in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus, where they were engaged in heavy fighting against anti-government forces, according to the Syrian army.
When Shappal Ibrahim, a peaceful activist with the Union of Young Kurds, was approached by a Syrian government official claiming to be a fellow supporter of the country's "revolution", he did not realize it was part of a ploy to detain him for his human rights activities.
The maintenance of superpower prestige above all obligates the Obama Administration to launch a full scale air war against the against the well organized, well supplied and so far victorious barbaric Islamic State in Iraq and Syria .
A general misunderstanding of the nature of warfare often leads politicians and the people they represent to assume that military operations move at a controlled pace, a pace that allows time to debate and formulate plans.
Armed militant groups on Saturday besieged a position of the UN peacekeepers in Syria's southern province of Qunaitera, bordering the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, the pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV reported.
War rages across Syria as residents in Aleppo rescue a man from rubble in a war that has already claimed the lives of more than 190,000 people.
A mounting death toll in President Bashar al-Assad's armed forces is causing alarm among some government loyalists who are worried about Islamic State's territorial gains and are turning their anger on the authorities in Damascus, Reuters reported.
Britain raised its terror alert level Friday over fears of possible jihadist attacks as the United Nations said the number of refugees from the Syria conflict now tops three million.
A majority of Americans think the United States should expand its military campaign against insurgents in Iraq into Syria as well, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows.
The Arab League 's recent actions, first to revoke Syria 's membership, then to impose strong economic sanctions, indicate just how passionate the organization is about ending the violence in Syria.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:05 pm
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