The FBI has beefed up its surveillance of Syrians living in the United States ahead of a possible US military attack on Syria, The New York Times… Read more "FBI increases surveillance of Syrians in US"
August 26, 2013 - Royal Navy vessels are being readied to take part in a possible series of cruise missile strikes, alongside the United States, as military… Read more "Britain and U.S. prepare missile strikes on Syria ‘within days’"
BEIRUT // A wave of xenophobia is blighting the lives of thousands of Syrian refugees in countries such as Egypt and Lebanon, where they are often blamed…… Read more “Syrian refugees face wave of racism in host lands”
REGIME forces backed by Hezbollah now control half of the Khaldiyeh district of Homs after ousting rebels in fierce fighting in the central Syrian city, a watchdog…… Read more “Syrian forces make gains in Homs”
By Semih Idiz Developments in Syria continue to take unexpected and unsavory turns for Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, whose overreaching and…… Read more “Turkey’s Syria Policy in Shambles Over Support for Jihadists”
Source:President Barack Obama is considering using military force in Syria, and the Pentagon has prepared various scenarios for possible United States intervention. Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman…… Read more “US preparing for military action in Syria, top US general says”
BEIRUT — The lost children of Aleppo have come to the bustling Hamra district of Beirut to peddle cigarettes for change. They wander the alleyway bars underneath…… Read more “Syrian Child Refugees Find Little Solace on Beirut Street”