April 26, 2012 Activists inside Syria say government forces are responsible for an explosion today in the city of Hama, and that about 70 people were killed. The Assad regime says 16 people died in an explosion at a bomb factory used by "armed terrorist groups."
April 13, 2012 On the second day of a ceasefire, there's less violence but the government is still using force against them, anti-regime activists say.
April 12, 2012 As a ceasefire was supposed to begin, army tanks and troops remained in place. But there were only a few reports of alleged violations.
April 11, 2012 Forces loyal to President Bashar Assad continue to attack those who oppose the regime, activists say.
April 10, 2012 On this day when a U.N.-brokered cease-fire was supposed to go into effect in Syria, activists reported military attacks on two towns even as the government claimed its military forces have begun pulling out of some areas.
April 9, 2012 Reports of Syrian forces firing on refugees across the border at a camp in Turkey throw the Tuesday cease-fire deadline into doubt.
April 2, 2012 The U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Susan Rice expressed skepticism saying "the proof is in the actions, not in the words."
March 28, 2012 Despite broad international support, the peace plan is in flux. Opposition groups believe that President Bashar Assad is just trying to buy time.
March 27, 2012 President Bashar Assad's regime has previously agreed to other peace plans, however, to little or no effect. And there are reports of fighting today near the border with Lebanon.
March 15, 2012 Amidst the biggest challenge to his rule and a bloody crackdown that's killed thousands, Bashar Assad's wife spent more than $15,000 on furniture from Paris.
March 13, 2012 The devices have been placed along routes that refugees take to Lebanon and Turkey, Human Rights Watch says. It calls the actions "unconscionable."
March 9, 2012 Burhan Ghalioun says he fears Annan's visit will only amount to pointless mediation, while Syrian civilians continue to be killed.
March 9, 2012 Valerie Amos says "almost all the buildings had been destroyed and there were hardly any people left" in the hard-hit Baba Amr district of Homs when she visited this week.