Officials from the Assad regime came over as imperious
A new report by Human Rights Watch documents the wholesale destruction of neighborhoods loyal to the Syrian opposition
The peace conference in Geneva has failed to deliver humanitarian aid to a starving population. Will opposing sides be able to agree on anything else?
Opposition groups and their Western backers say that despite claims to be fighting terrorism, Bashar Assad is colluding with extremists
Will be allowed to leave as early as Sunday
Opposition refuses direct talks, and Assad’s delegation threatens to go home
For nearly three bloody years, the civil war in Syria has caused violence on a horrific scale. Roughly 120,000 were killed before the U.N. stopped counting, nearly 5 million have been internally displaced, and since it opened in …
Iranian President, invited and subsequently uninvited, says Syrian peace talks will not stop the war.
An international conference convened to find a peaceful political solution to the ongoing war in Syria started with a furious showdown on Wednesday, as opposing sides unleashed their anger in opening remarks, an indication of …
Pushback to report that Assad regime has killed thousands of detainees
Divisions over the future of strongman Bashar Assad quickly come to the fore
The trove of horrific photos that surfaced Monday purporting to document systematic torture, starvation and execution of prisoners by Syrian authorities is exactly the kind of evidence prosecutors look for when seeking to bring …
A shocking new report on the Syrian regime’s use of torture and starvation has been released by a team of renowned war-crimes prosecutors, threatening to upend Syrian peace talks scheduled to start on Wednesday in Montreux, …