Nov 23, 2013
Syrian minister survives assassination attempt
Syria 's National Reconciliation Minister, Ali Haidar, has survived an assassination attempt in central Syria, the state-run TV reported Saturday.
The Las Vegas Sun
Photo: Members of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party cha
Members of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party chant slogans as they hold portraits of Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration against a possible military strike in Syria, in front of the United Nations headquarters, in Beirut, Lebanon, Sunday, Sept.
Buenos Aires Herald
Syrian President Assad says no evidence of chemical attack
Members of the Syrian Social Nationalist Party hold portraits of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during a demonstration supporting his regime and against a possible military strike in Syria Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has denied that he was behind a chemical weapons attack on the Syrian people and said evidence was not conclusive that there ... (more)
The Daily Star
Lebanon ups security ahead of U.S. Embassy protest
A picture downloaded from the US navy website shows the guided-missile destroyer USS Mahan during a "Sail Pass" in the Baltic Sea May 28, 2007.