Syria Ceasefire

Obstacles to Syrian Cease-fire Aren't Insurmountable

Lord David Owen | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Politics
Lord David Owen

Iran has a chance to demonstrate its traditional position as a country content to live within its existing boundaries. And now that the distrust and antagonism raised over Libya has eased, the U.N. Security Council is at long last working together.

Syrian Fighter Jets Target Damascus As Death Toll Hits 36,000

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK

Syrian fighter jets have struck suburbs in Damascus for the first time during the 19-month conflict, which has now left 36,000 people dead, according ...

Syrian Air Force General 'Shot Dead By Rebels'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

A senior Syrian Air Force general has been shot dead by rebels in Damascus, state television has reported. General Abdullah Mahmoud al-Khalidi was ...

Kofi Annan Insists Syrian Regime Will Meet Ceasefire Deadline

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK

International envoy Kofi Annan has insisted the Syrian government will meet the deadline for a ceasefire. Annan, acting as special envoy for the Un...