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Syrian forces arrest residents in Hama

Syrian forces on Sunday carried out arrests in the western city of Hama, an opposition stronghold, amid the sound of heavy gunfire, an anti-government activist said. Read more »

July 3, 2011


Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood welcomes U.S. talks

A spokesman of Egypt's powerful Islamist movement, the Muslim Brotherhood, says the group is ready to hold talks with the United States. Read more »

July 1, 2011

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Russian envoy calls for end to violence in Syria

A Russian envoy told Syrian opposition members Monday that "leaders come and go," an apparent signal to President Bashar Assad that he cannot count on the longtime... Read more »

June 28, 2011


Syrians flee to Lebanon, death toll rises to 20

A Lebanese security official says hundreds of Syrians have fled to neighboring Lebanon, while activists say the death toll from anti-government protests a day earlier... Read more »

June 25, 2011


15 die as Syrians march demanding Assad's ouster

Defying government guns, thousands of Syrian protesters poured down city streets and a main highway Friday to press demands for President Bashar Assad's ouster.... Read more »

June 24, 2011


Egypt military posts Facebook poll on next leader

Egypt's military rulers have posted a Facebook poll to gauge the popularity of nearly 20 presidential hopefuls, an attempt to show their commitment to a democratic... Read more »

June 21, 2011


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