Two explosions tore through one of Syria's biggest universities on the first day of student exams, killing at least 52 people and wounding dozens, a monitoring group said.
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Canada has suspended diplomatic relations with Iran, closing its embassy in Tehran and giving all Iranian diplomats in Canada five days to leave the country, Foreign Minister John Baird
Syrian rebels said they planted bombs inside the Syrian army's General Staff headquarters in central Damascus on Sunday as President Bashar al-Assad's forces bulldozed buildings to the
Russia warned the West on Tuesday against unilateral action on Syria, a day after U.S. President Barack Obama threatened enormous consequences if his Syrian counterpart used chemical
President Barack Obama warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday that U.S. forces could move against him, notably if he deployed his chemical weapons against rebels
Syrian army tanks shelled Aleppo and a helicopter gunship strafed rebel positions with heavy machinegun fire as they fought into early Monday for control of the country's biggest
Syrian peace mission impossible because of militarisation on the ground and lack of international unity, says former head of UN
World powers struck an agreement that a transitional government should be set up in Syria to end the conflict there but they remained at odds over what part President Bashar al-Assad
The U.N. Security Council met on Sunday to discuss the recent massacre in the Syrian town of Houla, which the United Nations has blamed on the Syrian government but Damascus