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Boris Johnson: UK could strike Syria 'without parliamentary approval'

27 April, 2017

The British foreign secretary says it would be 'very difficult' to reject a call from Washington for military action against Bashar al-Assad.

French intelligence blames Syrian regime for deadly chemical attack

26 April, 2017

A report by French intelligence services blames Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime for the chemical attack in rebel-held Syria that killed 87 people, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday.

Russian official claims Trump not tied to Assad departure

26 April, 2017

A leading Russian official has claimed that Donald Trump is not set on Assad stepping down from power immediately and peace negotiations could end with the dictator staying in power.

US-backed rebels enter major IS-held Syrian town

25 April, 2017

Arab-Kurdish forces enter key IS-held town of Tabqa amid 'intense' airstrikes by the US-led coalition in Syria.

Syrian regime forces' Hama offensive moves towards Khan Sheikhoun

23 April, 2017

A Syrian opposition village hit by a deadly sarin attack appears to be the target of regime forces who are heading northwards from Hama.

Spooked Syrian regime moves attack aircraft to Russian airbase

20 April, 2017

The majority of the Syrian regime's air fleet have been moved within close to the Russian airbase in Latakia, to protect the force from possible US strikes.

Trump's Syria strategy slowly emerges out of the smoke

18 April, 2017

Can threatening war crimes charges or offering a safe exile persuade President Bashar al-Assad to leave? Such long-shot proposals now being seriously considered by the Trump administration.

Trump ordered missile attack on Syria 'during dessert'

12 April, 2017

Donald Trump gave the order to strike Syria with dozens of cruise missiles 'during dessert' with visiting Chinese leader Xi Jinping, the US president said in an interview on Wednesday.

Russia vetoes UN resolution on Syria chemical attack probe

12 April, 2017

Russia vetoed a UN draft resolution calling for an investigation into a chemical attack that killed 87 civilians last week

Syrians tell Trump: 'Chemical weapons aren't our only problem'

12 April, 2017

In-depth: Syrians are far from confident that US missile strikes against Assad are more than a publicity stunt to benefit a flagging Washington administration, report Adam Lucente and Zouhir al-Shimale.

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