# syria - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The striking clip brings home the effect the conflict is having on children.
# syria - Saturday 22 February, 2014
Ireland’s 44 Infantry Group are heading to the Golan Heights in March.
# syria - Sunday 16 February, 2014
€5.3 million has been approved, out of a total of €12 million this year.
# syria - Saturday 15 February, 2014
Talks in Geneva have ended with no agreement and no date for a third round of negotiations set.
# syria - Monday 10 February, 2014
The Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore is to meet with foreign ministers in Brussels today to discuss unrest in Ukraine, Syria and the Central African Republic.
# syria - Saturday 8 February, 2014
Many of the groups are now led by Islamist groups and some have al Qaeda ties.
# syria - Friday 7 February, 2014
A three-day cease-fire is underway that will allow an evacuation by humanitarian agencies.
# syria - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
The Minister for Justice revealed this morning that as many as 30 Irish residents have travelled to take part in the armed conflict.
# syria - Saturday 1 February, 2014
The terrorist group is gaining influence as the country sees increasing sectarian violence and spillover turmoil from the Syrian war.
The 90 includes four medical cases whose needs can only be met outside their current settlements.
# syria - Friday 31 January, 2014
The alarming estimate comes as a government and opposition negotiators wrap up talks in Switzerland today.
# syria - Monday 27 January, 2014
UN security guards have had to step in on occasion as reporters fling slurs and abuse across press room.
Opposition forces wants a transitional government to be formed, but Assad’s regime says his role in not up for debate.
# syria - Sunday 26 January, 2014
UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said that tomorrow he expects the two parties to talk about the “way forward”.
# syria - Saturday 25 January, 2014
The delegations were due to meet yesterday, brought together by the United Nations.
Driving instructor, medicines smuggler, rebel fighter, prisoner, exile…
# syria - Friday 24 January, 2014
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Yesterday UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi shuttled between two rooms as each delegation were set apart.
# syria - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Syrian officials branded the opposition as traitors and insisted Assad will not give up power.
# syria - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
For the first time, tomorrow representatives of Bashar Al Assad will meet with the western-backed opposition for talks. This presents an historic opportunity to end a war that threatens to engulf the wider Middle East in conflict, writes Maurice McQuillan.
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The report by three former war crimes prosecutors, based on thousands of photos smuggled out of the country, accuses Syria of large-scale killing and torture. (Note: graphic content).
# syria - Monday 20 January, 2014
A surprise UN invite to Iran had thrown the talks into doubt.
The Syrian president has said in a new interview that war has forced his children to “grow up too early and mature much faster”.
The main Syrian opposition has warned it will not attend this week’s talks if Iranian government representatives show up.
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We bet you can’t.
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore is due to take part in the talks today.
# syria - Saturday 18 January, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about the death of toddler Mikaeel Kular in Scotland and the fallout from the CRC revelations…
The brutal conflict has killed 130,000 people and made millions homeless since 2011. Talks are set to get under way next Wednesday.
# syria - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
This brings the total contribution by Ireland since 2011 to over €26 million.
# syria - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
As she marks the landmark date, Hallum Al-Amin only fears dying outside her “precious” homeland.
# syria - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
Today everyone’s been talking about a grim discovery in Offaly, Ireland’s bond market return and Ralf Lauren’s niece in a pub courtroom.
Syria agreed last year to a US-Russian deal to hand over its chemical weapons.
A new campaign being run by UNICEF, called No Lost Generation, aims to bring the world’s attention to Syria.
# syria - Saturday 4 January, 2014
The Medecins sans Frontieres members have not been heard from since Thursday evening. Meanwhile, Aleppo is gripped by fighting.
# syria - Thursday 26 December, 2013
The internal conflict has now been raging for almost three years…and there’s no end in sight.
Dr Abbas Khan, a father-of-two, was buried in London today.
Santa suits in Lebanon and a diverse kitchen staff in Syria, this is how our troops spent the day.
# syria - Wednesday 25 December, 2013
According to the United Nations, about nine million people require assistance in the war-torn country.
# syria - Sunday 22 December, 2013
Earlier it was reported that the strike killed at least 25 people, including six children, a monitor said, part of a week-long regime bombing campaign that has left hundreds dead.