May 23, 2011
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- A federal appeals court has dismissed a Syrian attemptto block a $400 million award to the families of two American contractorsbeheaded by Al Qaida in Iraq.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The Syrian opposition has reported a significantexpansion of Iranian operations to quell the revolt against President BasharAssad.
May 22, 2011
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Congress has expressed caution over President BarackObama's revised policy in the Middle East.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The administration of President Barack Obama hasacknowledged that the United States and its allies were pursuing a softpolicy toward Syria.