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News Syria: Russia opposes UN bid to salvage Syria gas attacks probe

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

'How then can we trust Russia's supposed support for peace in Syria?', said US Ambassador Nikki Haley after Russia vetoed the chemical weapons investigation.

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News Syria: Russia halts further chemical weapons inspectors in Syria

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya votes against a bid to renew an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria, during a meeting of the U.N. Security Council at the United Nations headquarters in New York, U.S ...

News Syria: BBC investigation exposes US, UK protecting IS in Syria - Economic Times

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Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Economic TimesBBC investigation exposes US, UK protecting IS in SyriaEconomic Times"Looking at recent cases involving fighters returning from Iraq and Syria, they have tended to conduct attacks against soft targets instead of making more complex attacks against harder, more significant targets. Some examples include a Jewish museum ...and more »

News Syria: Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/security-council-considers-30-day-extension-syria-experts-51225625
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Add Syria as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Syria news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Russia again vetoed a U.N. resolution Friday that would extend the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical ...

News Syria: UN joint mechanism on alleged chemical attacks in Syria formally ends activities - RT

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Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

UN joint mechanism on alleged chemical attacks in Syria formally ends activitiesRTThe joint mechanism of the UN and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) for investigating chemical attacks in Syria has formally ended its activities. On Friday, the UN Security Council failed to adopt a new resolution on the ...and more »

News Syria: Russia casts 11th U.N. Syria veto, again blocking inquiry

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-chemicalweapons/russia-casts-11th-u-n-syria-veto-again-blocking-inquiry-idUSKBN1DH27L?il=0
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia vetoed on Friday a Japanese-drafted U.N. Security Council resolution to extend by one month an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, just a day after Moscow blocked a U.S. push ...

News Syria: Syria Toxic Gas Inquiry to End After Russia Blocks Renewal at UN Again - The Wire

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Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

The WireSyria Toxic Gas Inquiry to End After Russia Blocks Renewal at UN AgainThe WireRussian Ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya addresses the United Nations Security Council about an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria, during a meeting at the United Nations headquarters in New York, US, ...and more »

News Syria: White House blasts Russia for vetoing UN investigation into Syria chemical weapons

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Washington (CNN)The White House blasted Russia in a statement Friday for vetoing a UN Security Council resolution on an independent group investigating the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Press secretary Sarah Sanders said in the statement, "Russia has ...

News Syria: Russia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in Syria - Tampabay.com

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Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Tampabay.comRussia again vetoes extension of chemical experts in SyriaTampabay.comUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia again vetoed a U.N. resolution Friday that would extend the mandate of the expert body charged with determining responsibility for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, dooming its operation and making it exceedingly ...and more »

News Syria: The Latest: Syria calls on US to withdraw its troops

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Syria has called on the United States to withdraw its forces from the country now that the fight against the Islamic State group is nearly over. The Foreign Ministry statement, carried by state-run media Tuesday, says the presence of the troops will not ...

News Syria: Russia Again Vetoes Chemical Weapons Resolutions on Syria - Voice of America

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Voice of AmericaRussia Again Vetoes Chemical Weapons Resolutions on SyriaVoice of AmericaRussia has again vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have extended an international probe into chemical weapons use in Syria, one day after it rejected a similar resolution. Japan had put forward a resolution that would have extended ...and more »

News Syria: Russia Vetoes Stopgap Resolution to Preserve Syria Chemical Weapons Panel

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/17/world/middleeast/syria-chemical-weapons-united-nations-jim.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Russia used its veto power Friday to block a stopgap measure at the United Nations Security Council that would have temporarily preserved the panel investigating who is using chemical weapons in the Syrian conflict. It was the second Russian veto in 24 ...

News Syria: US-Russian rift over Syrian chemical arms probe threatens upcoming peace talks - The Japan Times

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/11/18/world/u-s-russian-rift-syrian-chemical-arms-probe-threatens-upcoming-peace-talks/
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

The Japan TimesUS-Russian rift over Syrian chemical arms probe threatens upcoming peace talksThe Japan TimesWASHINGTON – The latest U.S. and Russian bid to find common ground on which to build some hope for Syria is in trouble, just days ahead of talks that could make or break the peace process. A United Nations mediator has called on President Bashar ...and more »

News Syria: UN to vote on rival resolutions on chemical weapons in Syria

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/sns-bc-un--united-nations-syria-chemical-weapons-20171115-story.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

The United States is calling for a vote Thursday on a resolution that would extend the mandate of experts working to determine who was responsible for chemical attacks in Syria, which is likely to face Russian opposition. A rival Russian resolution opposed ...

News Syria: Russia vetoes UN inquiry into Syria chemical weapons attack again - Malaysiakini

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Russia vetoes UN inquiry into Syria chemical weapons attack againMalaysiakiniRussia vetoed on Friday a Japanese-drafted UN Security Council resolution to extend by one month an international inquiry into who is to blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria, just a day after Moscow blocked a US push to renew the investigation.and more »

News Syria: Russia again vetoes a UN resolution to extend the mandate of experts investigating chemical weapons in Syria

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

UNITED NATIONS — Russia again vetoes a UN resolution to extend the mandate of experts investigating chemical weapons in Syria. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or ...

News Syria: Erdogan accuses US of financing ISIS, breaking promises in Syria - RT

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

RTErdogan accuses US of financing ISIS, breaking promises in SyriaRTThen on Tuesday,Moscow accused US forces of refusing to carry out airstrikes against ISIS convoys retreating from the eastern Syrian city of Abu-Kamal. The Russian Ministry of Defense stated that it twice asked the US-led coalition to strike the ...and more »

News Syria: Russia blocks bid to probe Syria chemical weapons use

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

A UN inquiry into chemical weapons use in the war in Syria is set to expire after Russia vetoed a US-sponsored resolution that would have extended its mandate. The mandate of the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), an inquiry launched jointly by the UN ...

News Syria: Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe - Economic Times

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Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Economic TimesRussia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probeEconomic TimesRussia cast a second veto in as many days at the UN Security Council on Friday to block the renewal of a UN-led investigation to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria. A draft resolution put forward by Japan would have extended ...and more »

News Syria: Syria: Russia again blocks extension of chemical attacks probe

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-42034567
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Russia has cast a second veto in as many days to block a UN Security Council resolution that would have extended an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria. Russia rejected a Japanese draft resolution to prolong by 30 days the Joint ...

News Syria: Russia vetoes last-ditch bid to save probe into gas attacks in Syria - Deutsche Welle

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/russia-vetoes-last-ditch-bid-to-save-probe-into-gas-attacks-in-syria/a-41433705
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Deutsche WelleRussia vetoes last-ditch bid to save probe into gas attacks in SyriaDeutsche WelleTensions were running high in the UN Security Council on Friday after Russia vetoed a last-ditch motion by Japan to continue the UN-led investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria. The move comes only a day after Russia vetoed a separate US draft ...and more »