December 23, 2011 The Assad regime has been saying it is battling armed gangs and terrorists. It says today's attacks prove its point. Regime opponents are saying the government may have been behind the bombings.
August 17, 2011 The Wall Street Journal reports the Syrian government is investigating dissidents in the U.S. and then intimidating their families back in Syria.
March 30, 2011 He also claims that government forces have been told not to harm any protesters — though many deaths and injuries have been reported in recent days.
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March 25, 2011 One day the government cracks down hard on protesters — killing many. The next day it seems to offer concessions. And now journalists have been ordered to stay away from the city where protests have been centered.
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