Syria is cut off from the internet. Since Tuesday evening, the connections between the two years since the civil war-torn country and the rest of the world are cut off, as shown by data from Google and other Internet companies.
We have seen this twice before," the agency responsible for freedom of expression Google Manager Christine Chen said: "This is happening in Syria in November and in Egypt during the Arab Spring.
The media is aiming their focus on the chemical threat that is posed by Syria. News is reporting about how the tension continues to mount over the Syrian Chemical Weapons. Last week the United States repeated a warning that the use of chemical weapons by Syria would be crossing a "red line".
On the 7th of December Anonymous released an message about the weapons that are being used in Syria. Anonymous is warning the people for the allegations that are made by the United States and the NATO.
Anonymous has released a new message regarding the conflict in Syria. Anonymous warns that countries are supporting the rebels to bring down the Assad regime. They warn that the media is exploiting the situation and that they are spreading fake messages. View the video below to get a better understanding of the message.
Hello Citizens of the world, We are Anonymous. Dear brothers and sisters, now is the time to open your eyes and expose the truth!
US President Barack Obama has warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad he will face "consequences" if he uses chemical weapons against his people.
"The world is watching. The use of chemical weapons is and would be totally unacceptable," said Mr Obama.
A Syrian official has insisted it would "never, under any circumstances" use such weapons, "if such weapons exist".
Meanwhile, the United Nations says it is pulling "all non-essential international staff" out of Syria.
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Rebel fighters in Syria sought to move against the government's increasing use of deadly air power Saturday, with an attack on the Taftanaz military airport in the northerly Idlib province.
An opposition activist in the north told CNN the air base was surrounded and that about 200 regime troops were thought to be inside.
The rebel Free Syrian Army intends to hold the perimeter of the base, he said.
BEIRUT – The international envoy to the Syrian conflict on Wednesday called on President Bashar Assad's regime to take the lead in implementing a cease-fire during a major Muslim holiday later this month.
Lakhdar Brahimi said rebel representatives have assured him they will also observe the truce if the government takes the first step.