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Diplomacy by blackmail

A wedge was driven between Turkey, which endorsed the strikes, and its Russian and Iranian partners in the Syrian political process.

22 Apr 2018 2:56 AM

Putin claims Syria chemical attack was against Bashar Assad

The US struck a Syrian air base with cruise missiles after accusing Assad’s military of killing civilians with a nerve agent in April.

03 Jun 2017 6:04 PM

One suspect in Kim murder suffered effects of chemical weapon: Malaysia police

Police have arrested a Vietnamese woman and an Indonesian woman suspected of smearing the chemical on his face.

24 Feb 2017 10:59 AM

President Assad linked to Syrian chemical attacks for first time

The US, Britain and France have called for sanctions against Syria, while Assad's ally Russia, called the evidence presented, insufficient.

14 Jan 2017 8:44 AM

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