The Attorney General of the province of Hama said he had resigned in protest at hundreds of killings and thousands of arrests by President Bashar al-Assad's regime, as nationwide demonstrations ...
A total of 473 people were killed during protests in the just-ending Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Syria, the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights group said on Wednesday.
In Syria, two people are dead and nine others are wounded in the northwestern province of Idlib.
Visa credit cards issued in Syria can no longer be used as of Wednesday, as sanctions against President Bashar al-Assad are imposed.
Opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were meeting in Istanbul Saturday to launch a “national council” to fight his regime.
At least 21 people were killed after Syrian military opened fire on residents in the Mediterranean port city of Latakia, activists said Sunday.
Syrian human rights activist say tanks moved into the port city of Latakia on Saturday morning causing residents to flee.
Syrian security forces killed at least seven people during Friday protests, according to rights groups.
Syrian forces have killed at least 10 people in the central province of Homs after tanks and soldiers stormed more towns in the region, rights activists say.
Kuwait and Bahrain have recalled their ambassadors to Syria, following Saudi Arabia’s decision to do so on Sunday.