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Syria chairing world disarmament body 'a travesty', says US ambassador

It has been alleged that in April, Syria had used chemical weapons against its people and the CD members have protested against Syria heading the conference.

Syria airstrikes HIGHLIGHTS: NATO allies back attacks, US says 'locked and loaded' if chemical weapons used again

Syria airstrikes HIGHLIGHTS: During the meeting of the Security Council, UN Secretary General urged all member states to show restraint and avoid any acts that could escalate matters and worsen the suffering of the Syrians.


After Syria attack, France calls for UN security council meet

Le Drian said France strongly condemned attacks and bombings by Syrian government forces in the last 24 hours in the town of Douma, in eastern Ghouta, adding they were a "gross violation of international humanitarian law."

Russia says expert body on Syria chemical attacks 'is dead' 

Russia has been highly critical of the JIM's findings that the Syrian government, its close ally, used chlorine gas in attacks.

Russia casts tenth UN veto on Syria action, blocking inquiry renewal

Russia on Thursday cast its 10th veto of UNSC action on Syria, blocking a US-drafted resolution to renew an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in the country.

Russia wants new rules for Syria chemical weapons inspectors

The JIM report said that experts are ``confident'' that the Syrian government was behind the April 4 sarin attack in the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun in April that killed more than 90 people, drawing international outrage and prompting a quick US missile strike on the Shayrat air base that Washington said had been used to launch the attack.


U.S. says it appears Syria planning another chemical weapons attack

"Any further attacks done to the people of Syria will be blamed on Assad, but also on Russia and Iran who support him killing his own people," United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Twitter

Any action in Syria should be under UN framework: Manmohan Singh

Singh told that India condemned the use of chemical weapons in Syria or anywhere in the world.

Syria chemical attackers should be sanctioned: UN chief

UN report concluded that banned arms were used five times in Syria attacks.

UN inspectors confirm Syria chemical attack

The UN mission said it collected evidence consistent with the probable use of chemical weapons.