Obama Calls on Syria’s President Assad to Step Down Now

U.S. President Barack Obama, joined by the leaders of the U.K., France, Germany and Canada, called on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to leave office, saying “the time has come”... Read more »

The Syrian government has resigned, an offer accepted by President Bashar al-Assad

Syrian state television is reporting Syria’s Cabinet has resigned. The resignation on Tuesday comes as tens of thousands of Syrians rallied in support of the government, as the nation... Read more »

Syrians call for protests on Facebook and Twitter

AP: Thousands of Syrians have joined a Facebook group to call for a protest against their president on Friday, February 4, echoing Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution and Egypt’s Day of... Read more »