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Russia wants UN report on Syria sarin attack shelved

Nov 03, 2017 - 11:15 AM

The draft resolution circulated to the UN Security Council also calls for a 6-month extension of the UN-led panel tasked with identifying who is behind chemical attacks in Syria's 6-year war

ON SARIN ATTACK. Russian Foreign Ministry's security and disarmament department head Mikhail Ulyanov (R) along with other attendees hold a briefing to present analysis of the report by UN investigators which blamed a sarin gas attack in Syria's Khan Sheikhun on Bashar al-Assad's regime, in Moscow on November 2, 2017. Photo by Alexander Nemenov/AFP

UN report blames gas attack on Syrian regime

Oct 27, 2017 - 1:16 PM

The expert panel's report and tough remarks by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson overshadows the announcement that UN-sponsored peace talks will resume next month

ATTACK. A picture taken on April 4, 2017 shows destruction at a hospital room in Khan Sheikhun, a rebel-held town in the northwestern Syrian Idlib province, following a suspected toxic gas attack. Photo by Omar Haj Kadour/AFP