Kerry arrives for Syria peace talks
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Switzerland a day before peace talks on Syria are due to kick off. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Al-Qaeda Is Recruiting Foreign Fighters in Syria
Matthew Olsen, director of the National Counterterrorism Center claims Al-Qaeda is recruiting foreign fighters in Syria.
Flames of war rage in Syria
Amateur video purports to show the aftermath of attacks across Syria. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
U.N. Says First Aid Convoy Enters Syria Without Government Consent
The United Nations said on Thursday the first humanitarian aid convoy had entered Syria from Turkey without Syrian government consent and under the authorization of a new U.N. Security Council resolution. Amanda Pitt, spokeswoman for the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said, "A convoy of nine trucks crossed into Syria today from the Turkish crossing at Bab al-Salam, carrying U.N. food, shelter, water purification and sanitation supplies."
U.N. Chief Says Arbitrary Denial Of Aid A Tactic Of War In Syria
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in a report to the United Nations Security Council warring parties in Syria are arbitrarily denying the delivery of humanitarian aid to millions of people in need as a tactic of war. In his fifth monthly report on access to aid in Syria, obtained by Reuters, Ban said an estimated 10.8 million people need help, of which 4.7 million are in hard to reach areas of the war-torn country, including at least 241,000 people in areas besieged by government or opposition forces.
Rebel versus Rebel in Syria
Amateur video appears to show the Islamic Front, regaining control of a Damascus suburb over the Islamic State, the group that said it wants to create a caliphate. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Malaysia Airlines diverts flight over Syria to avoid Ukraine
At least 60 soldiers killed in offensive to recapture gas field in central Syria
Syria's Assad sworn in, takes swipe at West over revolt
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad was sworn in Wednesday for a new seven-year term, warning Western and Arab governments they will pay dearly for backing those who took up arms against him. Duration: 00:51
Syria's Assad is sworn in
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad was sworn in Wednesday for a new seven-year term in the presidential palace in Damascus, after an election that his opponents had slammed as a "farce". Duration: 00:42