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Circulated images attempting to prove that a Syrian chemical attack was 'staged' are in fact from a Syrian film set.

Analysis: If past strikes are anything to go by, this latest round of missiles is unlikely to deter Assad from gassing his people again in the future, writes Paul Iddon.

The New Arab speaks to Marie Colvin's family lawyer

Mansour Omari

The New Arab speaks to Marie Colvin's family lawyer

Interview: Mansour Omari speaks to human rights lawyer Scott Gilmore to find out more about Marie Colvin's case, the first war crimes-related one against Syria's government to reach US court.

Washington seeking Arab force to replace Syria presence: report

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Washington seeking Arab force to replace Syria presence: report

President Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in extricating the US from its foreign entanglements.

Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

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Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

State media reports that Syrian regime air defences shot down missiles over the central Homs region have been retracted.

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Syria shoots down missiles over Homs, state TV reports

Two missiles were shot down by Syrian air defences over the central Homs region, state-run TV said, days after Western strikes were launched against Assad's regime.

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Eight killed as Syrian regime targets rebel-held rural Homs

The Syrian army has targeted a rebel-held pocket north of Homs with airstrikes for the second day running, killing eight people, as ...

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US to maintain Syria presence until goals accomplished: Haley

The remarks contradict Trump's earlier statement that the US would withdraw from Syria "very soon".

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Israel's Netanyahu warns over Iran's presence in Syria

The Israeli leader has once again warned about the possible threat of Iran establishing itself militarily in Syria.

Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

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Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

The UK's participation in missile strikes on the Syria regime has divided the country, after May broke with convention by ordering military ...

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Thousands in Athens march against US-led Syria strikes

A protest organised by the Communist party in Athens is protesting the US-led strikes against the Syrian regime.

Explosions 'rock Iran weapons stores' in Syria

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Explosions 'rock Iran weapons stores' in Syria

Explosions have reportedly rocked areas near Syrian military bases where pro-regime Iranian fighters and allied Shia militias have been ...

US warns Syria it's ready to launch further strikes

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US warns Syria it's ready to launch further strikes

Russia and the US have traded insults at an emergency UN Security Council meeting, after a series on airstrikes on Syrian chemical weapons ...

Syria airstrikes: What happened and why?

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Syria airstrikes: What happened and why?

Syria has been hit by a series of airstrikes by a US-led force. What happened, what were the targets, what was the damage, and why did it take ...

Trump announces 'mission accomplished' after limited Syria strikes

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Trump announces 'mission accomplished' after limited Syria strikes

Donald Trump has said Saturday mornings airstrikes on chemical weapons facilities in Syria were 'highly successful', as the brief US-led ...

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Probe into Syria chemical attack to continue

A chemical watchdog has vowed that the probe into a suspected chemical attack in Douma which left dozens dead will continue, despite Western airstrikes.

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Emergency UN Security Council meeting called following Syria strikes

Russia has called for an emergency UN Security Council meeting, after three members of the body - the US, UK, France - launched airstrikes on ...

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Syrian opposition say Western strikes on Assad 'a farce'

Syrian opposition politicians and anti-regime activists said they fear the Western strikes give Bashar al-Assad a green light to continue using ...

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World leaders voice support for US-led strikes against Assad

Western leaders have supported the US, UK and France's decision to strike against the Assad regime in response to a suspected chemical attack ...

Russia: 'No civilian or military casualties in Syria strikes'

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Russia: 'No civilian or military casualties in Syria strikes'

Russia has downplayed the US-UK-French strikes on Syria, saying there were no casualties in the bombing with Moscow informed before the ...

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Assad allies respond to US-led Syria airstrikes

Syrian regime allies Iran, Russia and others have slammed US, French and UK air strikes on suspected chemical facilities in Syria.

US, France, Britain launch airstrikes on Syria US, France, Britain launch airstrikes on Syria

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US, France, Britain launch airstrikes on Syria

The United States, Britain and France carried out a wave of punitive strikes on Syria's capital Damascus in response to alleged chemical weapons ...

Hizballah says Israeli airstrike on Syria 'historic mistake'

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Hizballah says Israeli airstrike on Syria 'historic mistake'

Russia and the Syrian military blamed Israel for a pre-dawn missile attack on Monday which killed least 14 fighters, including Iranians, at the ...

Is the Syrian war about to get more complicated?

Paul Iddon

Is the Syrian war about to get more complicated?

Analysis: A lack of willingness among major powers to make substantial compromises will likely result in the Syrian war dragging on for years to ...

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