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  • Syrians say suicide bomber thwarted

     
    A day after twin bombings rocked Damascus, Syria's capital, killing dozens of people, state media said a suicide bomber was thwarted in Aleppo on Friday, although two smaller bombs exploded, killing one....
  • Church fears 'ethnic cleansing' of Christians in Homs, Syria

     
    The Syrian Orthodox church is worried about “an ongoing ethnic cleansing of Christians” in the embattled city of Homs, reports Agenzia Fides, the official Vatican news agency. Anti-government militants have expelled 90% of Christians in Homs...
  • Latest in mysterious car bombings in Syria kills three

     
    A car bomb exploded Saturday in the southern Syrian city where the revolt against President Bashar Assad began almost a year ago, authorities said, the latest in a string of mysterious blasts that have added a disturbing element to the nation’s...
  • Violence said to continue in Syria, flouting peace plan [Video]

     
    Fresh violence in Syria on Monday added to the frustration there and around the world that attacks have not ceased since the regime and rebels agreed to halt their fire....
  • Car bombing kills 5 in Aleppo in latest blow to Syrian truce

     
    A car bomb in the Syrian city of Aleppo killed five people Saturday morning in the latest blow to a cease-fire that was to have ended violence in the country more than three weeks ago....
  • Syria cease-fire 'on track,' envoy Kofi Annan says

     
    Kofi Annan, the architect of a six-point peace plan battered by persistent bloodshed in Syria, says his phased blueprint is "on track" for silencing the guns and ending 14 months of fighting some see as sliding into civil war....
  • Syria activists say 37 killed as cease-fire continues to unravel

     
    Activists reported at least 37 people killed across Syria on Friday as security forces fired at several antigovernment protests and continued shelling cities....
  • Preserving a cuisine

    Preserving a cuisine
    On Rosh Hashana, Ashkenazi Jews dip apple slices in honey for a "sweet New Year." The Aleppine Jews -- whose ancestors were prominent residents of Aleppo, Syria, for many centuries -- may eat scarlet candied quinces instead, or even translucent shreds...
  • Put on an open face

    Tartine, llesque, smorrebrod, bruschetta.... whatever it's called, one thing is abundantly clear: The open-faced sandwich is internationally well liked. Walk through Paris' St.-Germain-des-Pres and you're bound to see a glamorous cafe patron lingering at...
  • Recipe: Basturma

    Recipe: Basturma
    Basturma Total time: 3 hours and 40 minutes Servings: 6 to 8 Note: Adapted from "Mediterranean Clay Pot Cooking" by Paula Wolfert, who credits Ayfer √únsal for sharing her recipe. She recommends using a heat diffuser for slow, steady cooking...
  • Recipe: Sizzling shrimp with garlic and hot pepper

    Recipe: Sizzling shrimp with garlic and hot pepper
    Sizzling shrimp with garlic and hot pepper Total time: 25 minutes Servings: 4 to 6 Note: Adapted from "Mediterranean Clay Pot Cooking" by Paula Wolfert. She recommends using an 11- or 12-inch Spanish cazuela or straight-sided Flameware skillet. She...