Funerals for the 44 victims of twin car bombs in Damascus turned into a strong display of support on Saturday for President Bashar Al-Assad, hailed by crowds of mourners who denounced the US for interfering in Syria.
The United Nations exp
Syrian tanks and armoured vehicles swept into the coastal city of Latakia on Saturday and gunfire was heard in a district where thousands had protested against President Bashar Al-Assad, an activist group said.
The deployment took place a
Syria was under growing pressure on Thursday to stop using military force against anti-government protesters after the US slapped sanctions on President Bashar Al-Assad over human rights violations.
Broadening its campaign against pro-demo