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UN Security Council passes 'worthless' resolution on Eastern Ghouta

25 February, 2018

The UN made significant concessions to get Russia to back the resolution, and whether the Syrian regime complies still remains unclear.

Second suspect arrested in Filipina freezer murder case

24 February, 2018

A Syrian woman has been arrested in Lebanon, who along with her husband, employed a Filipina maid whose body was found in the freezer of a Kuwait apartment.

UN awards Syria regime with position defending 'subjugated peoples'

24 February, 2018

Syria's notorious UN envoy Bashar Jaafari has been re-elected to a global panel responsible for defending the rights of subjugated peoples and decolonisation, drawing anger from anti-regime activists.

UN calls for 30-day ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta

24 February, 2018

The UN - with the backing of Russia - has agreed a 30-day ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta, as regime bombing of the opposition enclave continued.

Suspect in killing of Filipina maid interrogated in Lebanon

24 February, 2018

Lebanese officials say authorities in Beirut are interrogating a man who is suspected in the death of a Filipina maid whose body was found stuffed in a freezer in Kuwait.

Mincing no words, Syria's opposition calls Ghouta carnage genocide

24 February, 2018

Russia’s involvement in Syria has been condemned as a “genocide” and “crimes against humanity” by the National Coalition of Syria Revolution and Opposition Forces (SNC).

UN awards Syria regime with position defending 'subjugated peoples'

23 February, 2018

Syria's notorious UN envoy Bashar Jaafari has been re-elected to a global panel responsible for defending the rights of subjugated peoples and decolonisation, drawing anger from anti-regime activists.

Lebanese suspect arrested over Filipina maid's freezer death

23 February, 2018

One suspect has been arrested over the gruesome death of a Filipina maid in Kuwait, which has escalated a diplomatic rift between the two countries.

Show Saudi Arabia and the UAE the red card

23 February, 2018

Comment: Political interference in football is unnecessary and unacceptable, and it's time FIFA gets tough, writes Anthony Harwood.

UN pleads for Eastern Ghouta ceasefire to avert 'massacre'

22 February, 2018

The Syrian regime continues its brutal campaign against the besieged rebel-held enclave, with a death toll exceeding 400 in five days.

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