Tagged: Syria

Syria Rejects UN Chemical Attack Report

The Syrian government has rejected a UN report blaming it for a chemical attack that killed more than 80 people in an opposition-held town. Images notably of children suffering in Khan Sheikhoun in April...


Russia Vetoes Syria Gas Attack Probe

Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution extending the mandate of a mission that investigates the use of chemical weapons in Syria. The mandate for the Joint Investigative Mechanism or JIM is due...


Dozens Die in ISIS Reprisal Killings in Syria

At least 60 people died and dozens are missing in what’s been reported as reprisal killings by ISIL or self-styled Islamic State in the Syrian town of al-Qaryatayn. Syrian allied forces regained control of...