Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has spurned any hopes of negotiations in the war in Syria, calling rebels terrorists. the international community responsed with concern and anger at Assad's speech, his first in public in more than half a year.
Four years after the uprising against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Turkey has to accept that it has failed in its main aim: Assad is still in power. What now?
UN war crimes investigators are to publish names of suspects involved in Syria's war. The independent Commission of Inquiry plans to fight against the reinforcement of "impunity" of alleged war criminals.
The United Nations envoy to Syria has said the country's president has a key role to play in ending almost four years of war. This is the first time that any UN official has made such a statement.
A Syrian government airstrike hit an opposition-held Damascus suburb on Friday, killing more than 30 people, according to an activist group. The dead is said to include six children.
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