Syrian rebels force Christians to convert to Islam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Terrified Christians claim Syrian rebels ordered them to convert to Islam on pain of death when they ‘liberated’ their ancient village. Opposition forces, including fighters more…

Assad: 'Expect everything' if U.S. attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Syria's foreign minister says his country welcomes Russia's proposal for it to place its chemical weapons under international control and then dismantle them quickly to avert more…

Russia to Syria: Give up your chemical weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — MOSCOW — The government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday said it welcomed a Russian proposal to avert U.S. military strikes by having Damascus turn more…

Rare gold treasure at foot of Temple Mount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNETNEWS) — During excavations at the foot of the Temple Mount, which were conducted this summer, Hebrew University of Jerusalem archaeologist Dr. Eilat Mazar discovered two bundles of more…

Charlie Rose interviews Bashar Assad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Appearing Sunday on "Face the Nation," Charlie Rose for the first time discussed sitting down with President Bashar Assad for his only television interview since President more…

Benghazi whistleblower: I've been 'punished'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NyczdjZTor7sKL2b-ygcUqYPmMkffAe2"] (NATIONALREVIEW) — Gregory Hicks, the former deputy chief of mission in Libya who testified before Congress about the 9/11 attacks on an American diplomatic facility earlier more…

German intel: Assad didn't order attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — President Bashar al-Assad did not personally order last month's chemical weapons attack near Damascus that has triggered calls for US military intervention, and blocked numerous more…