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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Russia to veto Syria aid resolution, denounces draft as foundation for military strikes

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 12:31pm by Reuters

    ... was prepared to accommodate some of Russia’s objections in negotiations on the text to avoid a veto. Gatilov said China agreed with Russia on the draft. “The Chinese share our approach, and I would ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    US avoids setting ‘red lines’ after Syria chemical claims

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 10:23am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Syrian rebels' claims that 1,300 people were massacred in chemical weapons attack sparked new pressure on US The United States refused to set new “red lines” for Syria on Wednesday as claims of a horrific chemical a ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Agency approves plan to destroy chemical weapons outside Syria

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 06:38am by NYT

    ... by Russia and the United States in September that calls for the destruction of its stockpile by the middle of next year. The plan avoids some of the security challenges and environmental hazards ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Israeli air strike hits Russian missile shipment in Syrian port of Latakia

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 06:22pm by AP

    ... chemical weapons stockpile by mid-2014 and avoid international military action. The announcement by a global chemical weapons watchdog that the country has completed the destruction of equipment ... has carefully avoided taking sides, but it has struck shipments of missiles inside Syria at least twice this year. The Syrian military, overstretched by the civil war, has not retaliated, ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    CIA expands training programme for US-backed militias in Syria

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... there. But the limited scope also reflects a deeper tension in the Obama administration's strategy on Syria, one that has sought to advance US interests but avoid being drawn more deeply ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Russia calls on Syria to hand over chemical weapons

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 08:53pm by AFP

    ... such a plan would help “avoid military strikes” that are being considered by the United States and its allies. Lavrov said he had already made the proposal to Muallem and hoped for a “quick ... to international supervision to avoid US military action. “I carefully listened to (Russian foreign minister) Sergei Lavrov’s statement about it. In connection with this, I note that Syria welcomes ...

  7. News - World - SYRIA

    How Kerry’s ‘off-the-cuff’ remark to Syria took off

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... took up the suggestion, calling on Damascus to "place the chemical weapons under international control and then have them destroyed". Such a plan would help "avoid military ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    John McCain supports 'limited' US strike on Syria, but wants more arms for rebels

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... is in a draft resolution that the White House has sent to Capitol Hill. The conflict of opinion underscores Obama's challenge in winning a vote in the House and Senate next week and avoiding ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria agrees to hand over chemical weapons as France pushes UN ultimatum

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 10:50am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow Syria agrees to dismantle such arms under international control; if it reneges, then it could face UN-backed military action to enforce the plan Syria agrees to hand over chemical weapons as France pushes UN ultimatum Momentum to avoid Western missile strikes on Syria intensified yesterday, as President Bashar al-Assad's regime accepted a plan ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria applies to join UN poison gas ban as Kerry, Lavrov meet

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Weapons Convention, shortly after President Bashar al-Assad promised to deliver it within days. Washington immediately warned Syria against stalling tactics to avoid military strikes. As he began ...




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