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Global chemical weapons watchdog to investigate Syria gas attacks

07 February, 2018

A spate of gas attacks in Syria will be investigated by the international chemical weapons body, as pressure mounts for action.

US believes sarin possibly used in recent Syria attacks

02 February, 2018

US Defence Minister Jim Mattis has said Syria's regime might have recently used sarin in recent chemical attacks, and warned Washington will act if used again.

After Saleh, the outlook in Yemen remains bleak

13 December, 2017

Comment: If Yemen is to set itself on its feet again, its leader must address long-festering issues they have conveniently skirted in favour of placating patrons, writes Barak Barfi.

Yemen's Houthis 'fire ballistic missile' at UAE nuclear reactor

03 December, 2017

Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed to have fired a ballistic missile towards a nuclear power plant in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, the group's television has claimed on Sunday

Islamic State - the best of enemies?

15 November, 2017

Comment: The collapsing 'caliphate' has exposed the significant differences between American and Russian visions for Syria, writes James Denselow.

Russian missiles 'destroy' Islamic State base in Syria

31 October, 2017

Russia's Ministry of Defence says it fired three ballistic missiles from its submarine which destroyed a command post of the Islamic State group in Syria's eastern Deir az-Zour province.

Khan Sheikhoun massacre: proof beyond doubt who's to blame

28 October, 2017

The UN confirmed this week widely-held suspicions that the Syrian regime carried out a chemical attack on an opposition village in Idlib province. Here's what we know about the massacre.

Damascus puts Kurdish-led militia on notice

25 September, 2017

Analysis: The SDF, backed by the US, is making a play for oil-rich territories in Syria - but so is Assad's Syrian army, backed by Russia, reports Paul Iddon.

Russia fires cruise missiles at IS stronghold in Syria

14 September, 2017

Russia's military fired seven cruise missiles on Thursday at Islamic State targets in the eastern Syrian province of Deir ez-Zour as pro-government forces closed in on the militants there

Iran tests home-grown air defence system

03 September, 2017

Iran tested its home-grown air defence system, designed to match the Russian S-300, the head of the Revolutionary Guards' air defence has said.

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