No country volunteered to perform the task, and there is money to be made from it, says David Usborne
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Tuesday 11 June 2013
Washington meetings come in wake of rebels' loss of Qusair
Monday 20 May 2013
No options are off the table if Syria's ruling regime refuses to seriously engage in an international conference to broker peace in the country, Foreign Secretary William Hague said today.
Widow of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko says coroner 'abandoned search for truth' and calls for public inquiry into his death
Saturday 18 May 2013
The widow of former KGB spy Alexander Litvinenko has called for the inquest into her late husband's death to be abandoned and for a public inquiry to be held in its place.
Wednesday 08 May 2013
The deadly nerve agent sarin does appear to have been used by Bashar Assad’s regime during Syria’s two-year civil war according to a “growing body of limited but persuasive information”, David Cameron has told MPs.
Monday 06 May 2013
UN officials insist inquiry 'has not reached conclusive findings'
Friday 03 May 2013
Britain has "never closed off" the option of arming the Syrian rebels, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said.
Thursday 02 May 2013
EU action on bees comes on top of huge losses and the coldest March for 50 years
Wednesday 01 May 2013
President seeks proof of how chemical weapons were used in Syria before taking major decision
Saturday 27 April 2013
President insists chemical attacks are still a 'red line'
Friday 26 April 2013
But PM said it was unlikely it would lead to British troops on the ground
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