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The West’s bombing of Syria meets some approval from Muslims
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:09

ON THE streets of west European cities, secular leftists, politically active Muslims and radically minded Christians (a rarefied constituency, but the...

Macron shows ‘colonial position’ by calling on US to stay in Syria – Lavrov
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 23:22

French President Emmanuel Macron’s plea for the US to maintain a military presence in Syria, even after the terrorist threat has been eliminated, is...

Syria air strikes: Will West's attack sway Syria's Assad?
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:01

Double the firepower with new allies - but is it enough to stop Assad's chemical weapon use? BBC News - Middle East

Syria 'chemical' attack: Douma's warren of war tunnels revealed
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 02:56

Photographers have visited the network of tunnels used to move about Douma when it was under fire. BBC News - Middle East

Chemical weapons experts finally have Syria samples
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:30

A team of inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) visited a site in Douma, Syria on Saturday to collect sample...

Syria 'chemical' attack: Experts head to site, says Russia
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:33

International experts have finally gone to the site of the suspected attack in Syria, Russia says. BBC News - World

UN Security Council seeks to heal Syria divisions in Sweden
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 19:34

Members of the Security Council seek to heal divisions over Syria during a meeting in Sweden. BBC News - World

Syria returns Legion d'honneur award to France
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:43

Syria has returned to France the prestigious Legion d'honneur presented to President Bashar... - International English News

Assad returns French Legion of Honor award to US ‘slave’ following bombing of Syria
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:38

President Bashar Assad has surrendered his Legion of Honor award, France’s most prestigious decoration, given to him by Jacques Chirac in 2001, sayi...

Syria air strikes: Were they legal?
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:05

Legal justifications can be made, but do they stack up? Law Professor Marc Weller looks at the arguments. BBC News - Middle East

PJ Crowley: Can Trump walk away after Syria air strikes?
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:09

The US leader has all but admitted the broader Syrian war is not a US interest, writes PJ Crowley. BBC News - Middle East

Belgian Companies Being Probed For Possibly Selling Chemical Weapon Ingredients To Syria
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:16

Belgian prosecutors have launched a criminal investigation into whether three Belgian firms provided a chemical to Syria that could have been used to ...

Belgium firms prosecuted over exporting Sarin precursor to Syria
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:07

The three firms say they did not know their exports of a Sarin-linked chemical to Syria might be illegal. BBC News - Middle East

China Opposes Use of Force in Syria
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:17

Beijing has repeated called for a "political solution" to the Syrian crisis, but has vetoed numerous Security Council measures aimed at addressing the...

US lawmakers jolted by Syria briefing, Pentagon warns of IS resurgence
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:59

  The United States military's hands-off approach on the ground in Syria is ceding influence to Russia and Iran, a top lawmaker warned on Tuesda...

Syria air strikes: 12 hours in two minutes
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:44

How the US, UK and France attack on suspected chemical weapons facilities unfolded. BBC News - Middle East

PM Jacinda Ardern talks Syria - and kiwi - with German Chancellor Angela Merkel
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 21:41

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has wrapped up talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, the pair talking on topics from the missile attacks...

Theresa May grilled in UK parliament over Syria airstrikes
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:27

The prime minister responded to allegations that she was "riding the coat-tails" of the United States. She argued the UK had to re-establish the globa...

Could China’s involvement in Syria spark World War III?
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:29

BOMBINGS of Syrian military facilities by US-lead coalition forces who accuse the Middle Eastern country’s regime of using chemical weapons agai...

Syria air strikes: MPs to hold second emergency debate
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:41

The debate has been secured by Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, who accused the PM of by-passing Parliament. BBC News - UK Politics

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