Let's keep firmly focused on the need to bring perpetrators of massacres like Houla to justice. The UK has a long-standing commitment to accountability for atrocities committed in the Syrian conflict. This commitment will not falter. That is the message from the Houla massacre: the need for justice and accountability. Not the perverted logic of sectarianism.
Last month I wrote that there were grounds for cautious optimism in Russia's stance on Syria. Unfortunately recent events threaten to overwhelm them.
Downing Street has warned the regime of President Bashar Assad that "we will not abandon" the people of Syria following the
PARIS — Governments around the world expelled Syrian ambassadors and diplomats on Tuesday, an unusual, coordinated blow to