BBC News: Syria
Features country overview, key facts and events, timelines, leader profiles and news.
Private news agency in Damascus.
Covers Syrian, Arabic, and International issues in politics, economy, NGOs, sport as well as online video and documentaries.
Site of the Washington based pro-Israel Middle East Media Research Institute providing analysis and translations of Arabic media reports.
Qasion News Agency
Local and international news daily.
SANA (Syrian Arab News Agency)
Pro-government news agency.
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, The
Documenting human rights situation in Syria. Not associated or linked to any political body.
Syrian Observer, The
Covering Syrian political and civil society news. It is dedicated primarily to translating into English news content produced by Syria's official press, opposition groups, activists and civil society.
Syrian Network for Human Rights
Aims to document the ongoing human rights violations in Syria by periodically issuing reports, studies and researches.
By mixing user generated content with the insight of seasoned journalists, site merges the power of citizen journalism with the standards of the professional press.
News on military developments and country's shifting politics, province by province, placing a particular focus on the individuals driving events on the ground.
Paris-based independent newspaper providing economic, business and financial information on Syria.
Syria Times, The
Official daily e-newspaper affiliated to the Ministry of Information of Syria.
See also Kurdistan Newspapers
Syria: A Historical and Architectural Guide
by Warwick Ball
Syria: Neither Bread Nor Freedom
by Alan George