Foreign Minister Lavrov remains at odds with French over culpability for deaths
PM fears plan to move Syria’s chemical weapons to internationally controlled sites inside the country could be 'delaying tactics' to buy time for Assad regime
US Secretary of State will meet British Foreign Secretary as America continues its hardline campaign to rally support for military strike against Assad
President makes strong case for air strikes – but there is no guarantee the legislature will back him
$1 billion move follows increasingly aggressive rhetoric from the secretive regime
Just last month a North Korean official has threatened South Korea with “final destruction” during a debate at the UN Conference on Disarmament
The move, which comes in defiance of a resolution issued by the UN on Tuesday, is likely to once again raise tensions in the region over the North Korean missile program
Downing Street said UK troops will not engage in combat operations in Mali but transport planes will provide logistical assistance
The Israeli-Hamas conflict is putting the Obama administration at odds with two of its most important partners in the Middle East, threatening to undermine other US objectives in the region at a time of political upheaval.
West African nations have agreed to send some 3,000 troops to help Mali wrest back control of its northern half, which was seized by al-Qai'da-linked fighters more than six months ago, according to an official involved in the discussions.
Critics allege country's government has created a buffer state in eastern Congo led by its allies
Defence chief commands rebels guilty of huge human rights abuses, says dossier
PM delivers outspoken attack on China and Russia's inaction in face of Assad's atrocities
Reports of massacre as Russia and Britain offer rival action plans to UN Security Council
The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told a General Assembly session today that monitors trying to access the site of an alleged massacre in Syria were shot at by forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad.
UN envoy's mission to Damascus ends in failure with Assad as defiant as ever