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Kerry: Chlorine Gas May Have Been Used in Syria

The U.S. Secretary of State told reporters he has seen "raw data" indicating the chemical weapon was used in recent attacks. If proven, the allegations would...

Assad Poised to Take Over Former Rebel Stronghold

Reduced to eating insects, famished Syrian rebels let go of strategic strongholds in Homs in return for safe passage out of areas that have been under siege for...

Syrian State Media Say Army Killed 175 Rebels

(DAMASCUS, Syria) — Syrian army troops on Wednesday killed 175 rebels, many of them al-Qaida-linked fighters, in an ambush described as one of the deadliest...

One Picture Sums Up Syria’s Humanitarian Crisis

The Yarmouk refugee camp, a Palestinian enclave in southern Damascus, has been under a grueling siege for months and its over 20,000 residents are cut off from...

Kerry Accuses Assad of Stonewalling in Peace Talks

(JAKARTA, Indonesia) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is accusing Syrian President Bashar Assad of stonewalling in peace talks and is calling on Russia to...