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Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitize' chemical attack site -U.S. State Dept

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 10:00 GMT

The United States has credible information that Russia and Syria are trying to "sanitize" the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria.

Syria probe mission on hold amid security fears

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 10:40 GMT

The world's chemical arms watchdog froze its probe into an alleged chemical attack near Damascus Wednesday.

ANALYSIS: 'Mission Accomplished' in Syria and concealed U.S. motives

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 01:24 GMT

What does “mission accomplished” even mean? The words are ambiguous in every aspect: what was the “mission”, and what does it mean for it to be “accomplished”?

Trump warns Russia missiles 'coming' after Syria attack

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 12:10 GMT

US President Donald Trump warned Wednesday that "missiles will be coming" in response to an alleged chemical attack in Syria.

Trump spoke with Iraqi PM about Syria chemical attack

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 09:20 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by phone on Sunday with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi about a reported chemical attack in Syria against civilians

Trump says "big price to pay" for Syria chemical attack

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 07:50 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump said there would be a "big price to pay" after dozens of people were killed by poison gas in a besieged rebel-held town in Syria.

Security Council expected to meet Monday on Syria chemical attack

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 05:45 GMT

The United Nations Security Council is likely to meet Monday afternoon over the recent chemical attack in Syria

Dozens reported killed in suspected Syria gas attack; Damascus denies

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 09:04 GMT

A chemical attack on a rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta killed dozens of people, a medical relief organisation and a rescue service said, and Washington said the reports

U.S. hints at shift on Russia with sanctions and condemnation

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 03:16 GMT

By imposing new sanctions on Russia and condemning a suspected Russian chemical attack in Britain.

EU puts sanctions on Syrian scientists, military officials over gas attack

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 11:00 GMT

The EU imposed sanctions on 16 Syrian scientists and military officials, for involvement in a chemical attack in northern Syria in April

France says has proof Syria regime launched 'chemical attack'

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 - 06:03 GMT

French intelligence services have scientific proof that the Syrian regime was responsible for a suspected chemical attack

Egypt calls on U.S., Russia to “reach solution” on Syria crisis

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 - 04:05 GMT

Egypt called on the United States and Russia “to reach a comprehensive solution to the Syrian crisis,” the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday, following a U.S. missile strike on a Syrian airbase.

US missiles fired at Syrian airbase in retaliation to latest chemical attack

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 - 08:00 GMT

The U.S. military has fired dozens of cruise missiles at a Syrian airbase on Friday