Iran's embassy was targeted today by suicide bombers angry at Tehran's strong backing for the Syrian regime. Saudi Arabia is throwing its weight behind anti-Assad forces.
A long-ago encounter shows what stays, what fades.
Syrians fleeing civil war are straining Jordan's resources, but they are also filling a gap in the economy as they set up small businesses and take jobs that Jordanians won't.
The most effective forces fighting to topple Syria's Bashar al-Assad are jihadis, some linked to Al Qaeda. They're also a reason he has a shot at winning his war.
A week after a UN resolution on Syria's chemical weapons, some have already been destroyed.
The international effort to destroy Syria's chemical weapons stockpile is unprecedented for its tight deadline and dangerous security situation.
The strange tale of an effort to claim that Syria's rebels were responsible for a chemical weapons attack near Damascus.
Saturday was the deadline for Syria to give a full account of its chemical weapons arsenal. Ultimately, a US-Russia deal calls for Syria's inventory of chemical weapons to be destroyed.
As diplomats negotiate a new UN resolution, Russia claims new evidence implicating Syrian rebels in last month's gas attack.
Despite an international deal on liquidating Syria's chemical weapons, Moscow and Washington continue to butt heads on blame for August's sarin gas attack.