Syrian uprising
  • Members of the Syrian community in Argentina and supporters protest outside of the US embassy in Buenos Aires demanding no military intervention in Syria on September 10, 2013.

    Wary of falling into what the French foreign minister called "a trap," Paris and Washington are pushing for a U.N. Security Council resolution to verify disarmament.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 10, 2013, 9:52 PM EDT
  • A Damascus opposition monitoring group said 494 people had been killed in a gas attack and shelling by President Bashar al-Assad's forces. The government denies using chemical weapons.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 21, 2013, 10:17 AM EDT
  • A general view of an international conference on Syria called "Political Solution- Regional Stability", at an hotel, in Tehran, Iran Wednesday, May 29, 2013.

    Grassroots group threatens to cut ties with opposition after it got bogged down in internal power struggles instead of devising a strategy for possible peace talks with President Bashar Assad's regime.

    LAST UPDATE : May 29, 2013, 6:49 PM EDT
  • Citizen journalism image provided by Aleppo Media Center AMC which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, an anti-Syrian regime protester holds a poster in Arabic that reads, "to the great Lebanese people save your children from Hezbollah gangs, they kill in Syria," during a demonstration, in Aleppo, Syria, Tuesday May 28, 2013.

    The European Union decision, coupled with Russia's renewed pledge to supply President Assad's regime with advanced missiles, could transform an already brutal civil war into an East-West proxy fight.

    LAST UPDATE : May 28, 2013, 7:01 PM EDT