30.03.2011 [Reuters] - AMMAN, March 30 (Reuters) - Hundreds of people took to the streets on Wednesday in the port city of Latakia chanting "freedom" after President Basharal-Assad made a speech playing down unprecedented protests against his rule.
30.03.2011 [Reuters UK] - Syrian President Basharal-Assad accepted his cabinet's resignation on Tuesday after nearly two weeks of pro-democracy unrest that has posed a grave challenge to his 11-year rule. But this was unlikely to satisfy protesters since the cabinet has little
30.03.2011 [Forex Pros] - DAMASCUS - President Basharal-Assad sought to deflect the greatest challenge to his 11-year rule by mobilising tens of thousands of Syrians in mass rallies across the country on Tuesday in response to pro-democracy protests. MOHALI, India - The prime
29.03.2011 [Politico] - Scarborough asks, where's the indignation when it comes to despots like Basharal-Assad? | Reuters Close By JOE SCARBOROUGH | 3/29/11 4:44 AM EDT Self-righteousness is a dangerous vice. It breeds arrogance and moral blind spots for those who come to
30.03.2011 [Times LIVE] - Reuters PRESIDENT Basharal-Assad yesterday defied expectations that he would lift Syria's decades-old emergency law. Speaking in public for the first time since the start of the protests, Assad said he supported reform. "Staying without reforms is