A group of Syrians waits to cross the border near the Turkish village of Guvecci on June 8. About 1,050 Syrian refugees, including more than 30 wounded in clashes in northern Syria, have already arrived in Turkey, which shares a 520-mile border with Syria, authorities said.
The Syrian regime's claims that 120 soldiers and security personnel were killed in Jisr al-Shughur over the weekend have intensified the debate over who is behind the uptick in armed resistance.
A Christian Science perspective: With elections coming up this weekend, is there a moderating role Turkey can play in the Middle East?
France is expected to forward the resolution to the Security Council Wednesday. But Russia worries that the resolution could be used to intervene in Syria as NATO did in Libya.
Pay no attention to the human rights violations behind the curtain, Mr. Ecclestone.
Syria's ambassador to France, Lamia Shakkur, claimed today she did not quit over violence in Syria and blamed France 24 for an 'act of disinformation.'
Saudi Arabia is peddling the message of sectarian division, but that’s a dangerously inaccurate misreading of the what the Arab Spring is really about. If the US wants stability in the Middle East, it shouldn’t bow to Saudi Arabia’s opposition to Shiite Iran.
Oil, stocks, and the economy faltered this week, with oil poised to drop in the lead-up to an OPEC meeting.