Syria "likely" to have used chemical weapons, says UK
LONDON - Britain said on Thursday it believed it was "very likely" the Syrian government had used chemical weapons, and Turkey said it was testing victims of the Syrian civil war for traces of such substances.
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Israeli Attacks on Syria Fuel Debate Over U.S.-Led Airstrikes
The option was being debated in secret by the United States, Britain and France in the days before the strikes linked to Israel, officials involved in the discussions said.
Britain, France press for U.N. inquiry on Syria chemical arms use
The European nations say evidence including soil samples and witness testimony indicates the Syrian regime may have used small amounts of chemical weapons. WASHINGTON — The British and French governments have asked the United Nations to investigate what they believe is credible evidence that the Syrian regime has used small amounts of chemical weapons in recent months, officials said Thursday.
G8 Foreign Ministers Meet in London to Address Syria, North Korea
G8 foreign ministers meet on Wednesday in London, where host Britain will press its case for doing more to help the Syrian opposition against President Bashar al-Assad and end a devastating civil war.
France, Britain fail to win easing of Syria arms ban
DUBLIN - France and Britain failed to persuade the European Union to back their call to lift an arms embargo on Syrian rebels on Friday despite warning that President Bashar al-Assad could resort to using chemical weapons.
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