Russia is totally unconvinced by the evidence presented by the United States and its allies
Enoch Powell highlighted the differences between England’s vision of itself and its reality, but has this led ideology to be chosen over pragmatism in the Commons rejection of the Syria vote?
France will hand over evidence to lawmakers Sept.2 proving President Bashar al-Assad‘s regime was behind last month’s chemical weapons attack in Syria
Any military retaliation by Syrian against Turkey following an invasion of the Arab republic would be madness
Russia has sent a reconnaissance vessel from its Black Sea fleet to the coast off Syria
US President Barack Obama on Saturday made the unexpected announcement that he would wait for Congress’s approval before launching a military strike against Syria. This is a bold move that could give Obama the support he needs, some commentators write. Others fear that Damascus will interpret the decision as a sign of weakness.
The Turkish stock market has begun the day with gains and the dollar retreated against the Turkish Lira
The president?s decision to seek Congressional approval for strikes on Syria ranks as the least expected moment of his presidency ? and probably his riskiest
Green Left Weekly
Material about the invasion of Iraq leaked to WikiLeaks, other media revelations, a parliamentary inquiry and a decade of mobilisations by the anti-war movement have made it impossible for the British government to manufacture pretexts to invade Syria