May 30, 1:30 AM EDT
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Syria: Assad Calls For Elections In May
on 03/13/12 AT 3:11 PM
Hoping that governmental reform can end a year of violence, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said that new, multi-party parliamentary elections will be held on May 7.
Attack on Homs Resumes After Arab Countries Back Syria Opposition
on 02/13/12 AT 6:17 AM
Syrian forces resumed their bombardment of the city of Homs on Monday after Arab countries called for U.N. peacekeepers and pledged their firm support for the opposition battling President Bashar al-Assad.