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Two American presidents have now undermined Syria's revolution

02 August, 2017

Comment: Trump's withdrawal of the meagre support provided to Syria's rebels will embolden the remnants of the Assad regime, writes James Snell.

Another blow for Syrian opposition as Trump replaces adviser

28 July, 2017

A key figure in Donald Trump's decision to strike Syria following a chemical attack has been forced from his position as a key Middle East adviser to the president.

Russia to have semi-permanent military presence in Syria

14 July, 2017

Moscow has gave the green light for the semi-permanent presence of Russian military aircraft in Syria.

Daraa 'de-escalation' masks Assad's ethnic cleansing in Syria

30 June, 2017

Comment: Daraa, like Aleppo before it, could fall without the world batting an eyelid. The remaining population would be cleansed, and Assad's exterminators would move in, writes Sam Hamad.

Russia claims Washington 'instigating chemical attacks' in Syria

30 June, 2017

Syria and its ally Russia have accused Washington of "inviting" extremists to carry out chemical attacks, which would then be blamed on Assad's government to justify a retaliatory attack.

US spy planes sent to Syrian coast

29 June, 2017

The US has deployed spy planes and intelligence gathering equipment to the Syrian coast, as Washington warns the regime might be planning a chemical attack on rebel-held territory.

US says Syria warnings 'prevented chemical attack'

29 June, 2017

Syrian regime President Bashar al-Assad appears to have heeded US warnings not to carry out a chemical weapons attack, Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday.

France-US vow 'joint action' against Assad chemical attack

28 June, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron has agreed to work together with US President Donald Trump to formulate a common response in case of a new chemical attack in Syria.

Has the US established de-facto no-fly zones in Syria?

20 June, 2017

Analysis: Washington has shot down aircraft threatening its allies in Syria, and will likely shoot down more, writes Paul Iddon.

France's Macron vows 'immediate retaliation' to Syria chemical attacks

30 May, 2017

France will respond immediately to any use of chemical weapons in Syria, France's president has said, in a threat likely directed at the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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