""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
""All the hard work of actually negotiating the details, all of that has been pushed until later""
International Crisis Group
Ministers from Russia, Iran and Turkey meet in Moscow and say that a political solution should be sought despite Western missile strikes.
Russia presents allegation to OPCW
Syria's state television reports the operation taking place in Yarmouck, where thousands of Palestinian refugees live.
Inspectors from the global chemical weapons watch dog are no nearer gaining access to Syria's Douma
OPCW to investigate alleged Syrian attack
State TV carried reports of missiles being fired at two air bases
Chemical weapons experts have finally been given permission to enter Douma on Wednesday after Western alliance accused Russia of blocking access
Foreign Ministers back Britain, France and the United States
The Western alliance air strikes on Syria's alleged chemical weapon sites have been widely condemned across the country
The Western allies say there will be no more attacks for the moment
Russian MPs met with President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus straight after the western airstrikes to talk about rebuilding infrastructure in the devastated country after seven years of war.
Over 40,000 rebels and their families have moved north to Idlib province
A team from the global chemical weapons watchdog OPCW is due in Douma, where up to 75 people were killed on April 7, triggering military strikes by the US, UK and France.
Meanwhile, Iran's pragmatist President Hassan Rouhani also warned that the US-led missile attack on Syria would lead to further destruction in the Middle East.
Syrians chanted pro-government slogans and waved Syrian flags showing solidarity to the Syrian Presidency.
In a media briefing on Saturday, the Pentagon said it had successfully hit every target.
The full statements about the joint action by the US, UK and France in Syria.
Find out what was targeted, who was involved and how the world has reacted.
As Moscow and Washington traded threats of retaliation over an alleged chemical attack in Syria, where do other countries stand on a military response?
President Trump's Defence Secretary says a Syria strike could cause the conflict to spiral out of control.