Antonio Guterres

The United States and Germany on Friday warned Russia not to endanger a planned peace conference for Syria or alter the balance of power in the Middle East by providing an advanced air defense system to President Bashar Assad's embattled regime. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

1 Million Child Refugees Created From Syria War

Two U.N. agencies said the number of registered child refugees fleeing Syria’s violence has topped the one million mark Friday.

08/23/2013

U.N. officials say approximately 5,000 people a month are being killed in Syria and the flight of refugees is the worst since the 1994 Rwanda genocide. (DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

UN: Some 5,000 Syrians Being Killed Every Month

U.N. officials say approximately 5,000 people a month are being killed in Syria and the flight of refugees is the worst since the 1994 Rwanda genocide.

07/16/2013

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