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ISTANBUL, Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Thousands of people have gathered in Istanbul for the funeral of a Turkish teenager who died nine months after slipping into a coma from being hit by a police tear-gas canister during anti-governm... »More on rebellions AND: political dissent
Beirut, Monday, January 13, 2014
Syrian state media and anti-government activists say a mortar attack has killed at least 19 people in the central city of Homs. The official SANA news agency said late on Sunday that the... »More on rebellions AND: armed conflict
Cairo, Monday, January 6, 2014
Moderate Islamist rebels besieged the headquarters of an al-Qaeda—linked group on Monday in eastern Syria as fighting between rival rebel groups spread across the country. Rebels besieged... »More on rebellions AND: armed conflict, crisis, guerrilla activity, Syria