A Free Syrian Army fighter passes by the convoy of U.N. vehicles carrying a team of United Nations chemical weapons experts

UN chemical weapons inspectors yesterday visited sites in the eastern Ghouta near Damascus as UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon said the team should be(...)

Demonstrators carry a poster depicting a caricature of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and Lebanon’s Hizbullah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah during a protest in Kafranbel, near Idlib, yesterday. Photograph: Raed al-Fares/Reuters

Syria’s government has agreed in principle to participate in the Russian-US sponsored international conference aimed at ending the conflict in (...)

The damage left by a car bomb near the Syrian Central Bank in Damascus yesterday. Photograph:  New York Times

A suicide car bomb killed at least 15 people and wounded 53 in the main business district of Damascus yesterday in what the Syrian prime minist(...)