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1. A History Of Syria
Dan Snow travels to Syria to see how the current civil war has been shaped by the country's tumultuous history, unpicking the historic divisions between the myriad factions.
2. Syria and the US
The fate of Syria may be settled by armed conflict within its borders, but it is also shaped by a range of global political interests. Iran, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Israel, England, France, China, Russia and the US all have competing stakes. The US has a long history of involvement in Syria--one that the Obama administration can learn from in setting a new foreign policy. Empire investigates what's at stake for international powers and for the country itself, with a special focus on opposition fighters in Syria, especially Jabhat al-Nusra.
3. Syria - Out of the Ashes
A documentary on the Islamic history of Syria, beginning with the Prophetic revelation and encompassing the current day struggle against the Assad regime - and looking forward to what the future holds for the region.
4. Battle For Syria - View from the Frontline
War has been raging in Syria for a year and a half. An endless series of special operations, victories and retreats, a struggle between government forces and an armed opposition that takes place both with weapons on the ground and on the TV screen.
Even seemingly unimportant local battles are being discussed far abroad because the result of this war will impact not only the future of Syria. The situation here is splitting the world in half. This undoubtedly is another internal conflict with global consequences.
5. Syria - The True Story
6. Panorama, Syria: Inside the Secret Revolution
After Libya, will Syria be the next Arab dictatorship to fall to people power? For months, a popular uprising has been fighting an unseen and bloody battle against the Syrian regime. Panorama has been filming inside Syria, and can now tell the full story of those struggling against President Assad and the truth about his brutal crackdown against his own people.
Broadcast on: BBC One, 8:30PM Mon, 26 Sep 2011
7. Inside Syria - Reporting for Al-Assad
BBC Arabic gained exclusive access to the Syrian news station Al-Ikhbariyya in Damascus. The BBC's Nur Zorgui speaks to the journalists and editor about what it's like to report the news for President Bashar Al-Assad's regime. This documentary was first transmitted in Arabic BBC Arabic under the title 'Screen to the President' (Shahat al Ra'is). This English-language version was transmitted on BBC World News in February 2013.