U.S sanctions on Syria have unintentionally undermined the activist movements they intend to help, according to activists and security experts speaking to the Washington Post.
We are fighting on two sides: the side of the regime, and the side of the sanctions.
Former Syrian prime minister Riyad Hijab says that the Assad regime is an "enemy of God" in his first public appearance since his defection.
A Syrian warplane crashed in flames in disputed circumstances after rebels claim to have shot down the jet and captured its pilot.
Syrian Prime Minister and three other Cabinet ministers defect to Jordan