More than 80 human rights and humanitarian groups sign statement ahead of UNHRC elections later this month over alleged war crimes in bombing rebel-held areas of the war-torn country
A third suspect was reportedly captured alive
Deployment of US troops takes place against backdrop of increasing tensions between Russia and the West
State department says move is a propaganda stunt, but observers are still welcome to come
Prospect of medical evacuations and aid deliveries diminishes as UN says ‘lack of security guarantees’ stalls humanitarian operations planned during ceasefire
'We will be watching as part of our steadfast commitment to keep Britain safe,' says Defence Secretary Michael Fallon
If it follows normal navigation rules, 'the most powerful Russian naval task force to sail in northern Europe since 2014' will pass through the British side of the Channel - hours after Theresa May demanded 'a robust stance in the face of Russian aggression'
Demonstrators protest outside German parliament building ahead of Russian president’s visit for meeting of the ‘Normandy Four’, while EU threatens sanctions
'This is not a friendly port call,' says diplomat as two Royal Navy destroyers prepare to meet a Russian taskforce as it sails through the English Channel, reportedly heading for Syria
France and Germany refuse to rule out sanctions against Russia over Syria
Foreign ministry source says EU is 'an accomplace in the suffering of Syrians'
Arrest comes after Washington formally accuse Kremlin of attempting to interfere in 2016 election by hacking
'If this proxy war continues, let me be clear, America and Russia will come to a point of war'
Broadcaster's editor suggested bank account freeze 'may have something to do' with UK sanctions against Russia
'Long live freedom of speech!' broadcaster's editor-in-chief says
'We of course are not going to fan hysteria over this matter, like our partners in the West do'