Topic: Walid Moallem
The disputed territory is key to the broader US goal of Arab-Israeli peace. On Monday, Washington hosted the first high-ranking Syrian official in five years.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
US envoy Mitchell was in Egypt Thursday, and arrives in Damascus Friday. Syrians hope for a new rapprochement under an Obama administration.
06/11/2009 01:00 am
Syrian diplomats say Damascus is serious about making peace, and hope Washington will lean on Israel's new government.
03/31/2009 01:00 am
At the Arab League summit Monday, the UN secretary general condemned Sudan's expulsion of humanitarian aid groups in response to the ICC arrest warrant for Bashir.
03/30/2009 01:00 am
It's about Iran, Iraq, and Israel. The two foes planned to meet in Riyadh Wednesday to solidify Arab unity amid regional volatility.
03/12/2009 01:00 am
Damascus is seeking an arms deal with Moscow, a move that would bolster its position in the Middle East.
08/28/2008 01:00 am
08/15/2008 01:00 am
Lebanese President Michel Suleiman's visited Damascus Wednesday, raising the prospect that perhaps hundreds of detainees in Syria will be released.
08/14/2008 01:00 am
The two countries, after an eight-year hiatus, are talking about an Israeli withdrawal in exchange for peace.
05/22/2008 01:00 am
This weekend's Arab League gathering of Middle East and North African countries in Syria is expected to be a display in regional divisions.
03/28/2008 01:00 am
The USS Cole has deployed off the coast of Lebanon as that nation's political crisis deepens.
03/04/2008 12:00 am
The Arab League's secretary-general flies into Beirut this week in an effort to end the country's presidential stalemate.
01/08/2008 12:00 am