Syria War

Jordanians Split Over the War in Syria

Nikita Malik | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Nikita Malik

In February 2014, Syrian state media accused Jordan of supporting rebels in southern Syria, aided by the United States, Saudi Arabia, and Israel. Inde...

Moving Mountains in Syria: A View From the Ground

Tam Hussein | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK
Tam Hussein

A year ago the villages of Jebel Akrad were home to living, breathing communities. Tucked into the mountain range in Syria's northwestern corner, the village squares were occupied by old men drinking strong coffee and puffing on cigarettes...

Emma Thompson And Colin Firth Demand Cameron Offer Safe Haven For Syrian Refugees

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Syria's growing number of refugees have found some unlikely champions in the form of British actors Emma Thompson and Colin Firth. The British Hollywo...

Does Obama Go It Alone?

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

As the week begins President Obama faces the toughest test of his presidency to date. Through a combination of factors, some of his own making and some beyond his control, he has boxed himself and the US Government into a corner and there appears to be no easy way out.

Cable's 'Laxity' Over Chemicals Sale To Syria Draws Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK

Vince Cable could be dragged before MPs to explain why the government allowed chemicals to be traded between the UK and Syria months after violence br...

Syria: David Cameron Updates His Facebook Status (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Oh dear... (Created for HuffPost UK Comedy by David Schneider, Barry Welch and Andrea Mann) More TOPICALOLs: LATEST: Tory Rebels Vote T...

Syria, Miley Cyrus, Jamie Oliver And More: Funny Tweets Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

You may think that there aren't many jokes to be made about the current crisis in Syria - but of course, this is what satire is for. And Twitter. ...

Tory Rebels Vote For War On David Cameron

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

Tory backbenchers voted on Thursday night to go to war against Prime Minister David Cameron. The rebels - along with their Labour allies - launched...

PIC: David Cameron's 'Go To War' Checklist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Comedy

(Created for HuffPost UK Comedy by David Schneider and David Beresford) LATEST: Tory Rebels Vote To Attack David Cameron More TOPICALOLs...

Syria's Lost Generation

Ben Acheson | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Politics
Ben Acheson

War still rages in Syria - a fact that we are too quick to forget. The second birthday of the crisis has long passed and resolution doesn't appear to be on the horizon. When Syria-related news does reach our media outlets and Twitter feeds, it usually focuses on chemical weapons or possible intervention by the US. There is little talk of the abhorrent humanitarian crisis, which deteriorates daily.

Troops Attempt To Contain Violence In Lebanon

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK

Clashes in Lebanon's capital Beirut and the northern city of Tripoli have left seven people dead and dozens more injured as the army warned of "unprec...

Violence In Beirut (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

Lebanese soldiers have fired bullets in the air and launched tear-gas at mourners attending the funeral of a murdered intelligence chief in Beirut ami...