Damascus suburb is new centre of defiance to Assad
Syrian protests which broke out in the southern city of Deraa nearly three weeks ago have taken root in an urban centre near Damascus
Thailand: After floods South still on high alert
More than a million people in the south of Thailand are still on high alert following the devastating unseasonal flooding that has already killed at least 45 people in the eight affected provinces.
Thousands call for freedom in Syria, 3 killed in unrest
People protest in their thousands as police open fire and kill three