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UN council postpones Syria resolution vote
Security Council to decide Thursday on non-military sanctions, as UN chief Ban Ki-moon says "bloodshed must end now".
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 23:23 GMT
UN confirms 'massacre' of children in Houla
UN leads calls for urgent world action on Syria after confirming killing of 92 people, including 32 children.
Last updated: 27 May 2012 08:12 GMT
Syrian activists condemn Houla 'massacre'
Children among at least 90 people reportedly killed in Homs province, as UN chief calls violence "unacceptable".
Last updated: 26 May 2012 15:07 GMT
Protests in Syria as truce 'partly observed'
Rallies held as opposition says heavy weaponry remains in populated areas and state television reports a deadly blast.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 18:15 GMT
Western states give way on UN Syria sanctions
New draft resolution drops demand for immediate sanctions against Damascus in bid to gain Security Council support.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2011 05:47 GMT
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