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.
Syrian army troops have killed at least 17 people in the southern town of Deraa, among them women and children, activists
Kofi Annan spoke frankly at the New York meeting, at which 193 states were present Annan urged the UN to unite behind efforts
Last month I wrote that there were grounds for cautious optimism in Russia's stance on Syria. Unfortunately recent events threaten to overwhelm them.
Military intervention in Syria would have to take place on a much larger scale than the operations in Libya, William Hague
Foreign Secretary William Hague will hold talks with Syrian opposition groups as the government seeks to maintain international
Kofi Annan, the UN's envoy to Syria, has warned that the country has reached a "tipping point" after the government was accused
PARIS — Governments around the world expelled Syrian ambassadors and diplomats on Tuesday, an unusual, coordinated blow to
Britain has ordered Syria's charge d'affaires to leave the country within seven days as part of a co-ordinated global response
Victims of a massacre in Houla, Syria, including children, were "summarily executed", the UN human rights body has said. Rupert