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US checking accuracy of Syrian arms document
Government experts checking "extremely technical" declaration of chemical-weapons sites, US diplomat says.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 05:27 GMT
Syrian rebels accused of massacring civilians
Armed group committed war crime in August by killing at least 190 Alawite villagers in Latakia, Human Rights Watch says.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 10:44 GMT
Syria inspections continue as war rages
UN inspectors visit three sites linked to chemical weapons, as activists say regime airstrikes hit northern cities.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 02:31 GMT
Syria rebels made own sarin gas, says Russia
Russia hands evidence to UN which its envoy says indicates Syrian opposition used chemical weapons on regime forces.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2013 03:09 GMT
Swede to probe Syria chemical weapons use
Scientist Ake Sellstrom to head UN investigation into allegations that chemical agents were used in the civil war.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 08:46 GMT
Chavez last words were 'I don't want to die'
As country begins seven days of mourning, head of presidential guard says Chavez died of a massive heart attack.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 09:42 GMT
Venezuela begins mourning for Hugo Chavez
Thousands jam streets of Caracas as late president's body is moved to military academy in advance of state funeral.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 05:58 GMT
Syria: Talks or a fight to the end?
Both the United States and Russia have laid out their political stakes when it comes to negotiating with Assad.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2013 16:21 GMT
UN assembly set to vote on Syria resolution
UN prepares to denounce Syria for unleashing tanks and air power, and demand regime refrain from chemical weapons use.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 15:29 GMT
Syrian military bombards rebel strongholds
The battle for Aleppo, Syria's largest city, rages into sixth day, as military launches aerial campaign.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 13:58 GMT
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