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Demonstrators close by the city of Idib are using lighted candles as slogans: ‘Welcome Ramadan, Go Bashar’ (photo: PA/abaca)

Violent Crackdown in Syria

Bloody Ramadan

The government in Damascus enforces bloody crackdown on its own people during the holy month. The regime is at war with its own people and is trying to devise new explanations for the protest wave. Svenja Andersson reportsMore

Protests in Banias (AP)

Uprisings in Syria

''The People Want to Topple the Regime''

The protests in Syria are spreading like wildfire. The state is monitoring all journalists and suspects every foreigner of being a potential conspirator. And the secret police are hunting down demonstrators. Svenja Andersson reports from DamascusMore