"To rush way ahead of the evidence being gathered by the police, in a fevered parliamentary atmosphere, serves neither justice nor our national security"
British opposition Labour leader
""You know, I really believe, you don't know until you test it. But I think I really believe I'd run in even if I didn't have a weapon.""
""We're going to continue to fully cooperate. Out of respect for the special counsel, we're not going to comment. For any specific questions about the Trump Organization, I'd refer you there.""
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
White House Press Secretary
"All Syrians are now hostages to one group or another, and it is the people who pay the highest price."
"The prospect of a political alliance with Turkey through accession has entirely vanished under Erdoğan. But that does not mean that the EU should do nothing."
Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Europe
""London has still not provided the Russian side with any details or information that could shed at least some light on what happened"."
Spokeswoman, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
""I tried to escape, but I couldn't. I witnessed an entire family getting killed in front of me by an air strike. So, I had to go back with my family to the basement.""
""The ambitions of one person should not be more important than the destiny of our country, which is threatened by chaos.""
Prime Minister of Slovakia
Russia has rejected a United Nations Security Council resolution to investigate alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
The US-backed draft
The report blames the Assad regime for a chemical strike that killed dozens in an opposition-held town
The regime of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad was responsible for sarin gas attack, claims US, citing independent report.
Russia and the US on oppositie sides over Syria chemical weapons inquiry
Syria claims Israeli jets struck a military base. Monitoring group claims the site was a chemical weapons facility.
Police said suspects conspired with the Islamic State militant group and were also trying to build a device designed to release poisonous gas in a public area.
Officials warned Bashar al-Assad and his military will "pay a heavy price" if it carries out such an attack.
Paulo Sergio Pinheiro said most of the victims in the attack were killed with conventional and not chemical weapons during an airstrike on a hospital.
Our journalists are working on this story and will update it as soon as more information becomes available.
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has come out fighting over claims his armed forces used chemical weapons against his own people. The claims are "100% fabricated" he says.
The presidents of the United States and Russia have both presented a negative view of the relationship between their two countries.
In a period the US Secretary of State has labelled a ‘low point’ in relations, Rex Tillerson travelled to Moscow for talks with the both Russian foreign minister and…
Talks have taken place in Moscow between the Russian foreign minister and the US secretary of state.
The White House spokesman said even Hitler 'didn't use chemical weapons', unlike Syria's Assad, apparently overlooking the Holocaust.
Sarin gas is now thought by many to have been used in the attack in Syria.
Images from the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun on Thursday showed men collecting evidence from the site of the chemical attack that killed at least 70 people including…
Chemical killer claims 22 members of the same Syrian family
There are more strong denials from the Syrian government amid worldwide condemnation of the chemical attack that killed at least 70 people including children.
Some of the 72 victims of the suspected gas attack in northern Syrian were buried on Wednesday as their families grieved.
Chemical Weapons Convention routinely ignored in Syria