October 27, 2008
Accuses U.S. of Killing Eight in Deadly Border Raid
A funeral was held Monday for eight civilians killed in
an attack on an eastern Syrian village on the Iraq border
that Syria claims was carried out by U.S. forces.
October 15, 2008
Lebanon Formalize Diplomatic Ties; Border Issue Remains
Officials in Syria and Lebanon signed an agreement Wednesday
formalizing diplomatic ties between the two countries for
the first time since they gained independence in the 1940s.
May 3, 2007
Officials Meet at Iraq Summit
U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice met with Syrian
officials in Egypt Thursday to talk about Syria's role in
determining Iraq's future. A Washington Post reporter discusses
the first high-level talks between the two countries since