United Nations (CNN) -- At least 20 people were killed across Syria on Wednesday, opposition activists said, as diplomats at the United Nations prepare to debate once again how to respond to the mounting crisis in the country. Twelve people were killed in Wadi Barada, in the Damascus suburbs, according to the Local Coordination Committees of Syria, an opposition group that organizes and documents demonstrations.
Violence escalated in Syria as the West pushed for a resolution in the U.N. Security Council. About 400 people have been killed over the past five days, activists say. We've collected some of their reporting. Read Post
Diplomats are expected to debate once again Wednesday about how to handle the mounting crisis in Syria. On Tuesday, members of the U.N. Security Council failed to reach an agreement on a resolution that would call for Syrian Preside... Read Post