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Latest update : 2013-08-22

Syria's bloodiest day yet? (Part 2)

Verifying whether Assad forces used chemicals weapons in the Syrian capital should be easy enough if UN inspectors happen to be in Damascus. François Picard’s panel looks at chilling claims of mass killings and the West’s wariness to wade in.

  • Emma SULEIMAN. Press Officer, The Syrian National Council in France;
  • Cirina NASSER. Syria, Lebanon and Jordan Researcher, Amnesty International - from London;
  • Jonathan PARIS. Senior Fellow, The Atlantic Council of the United States - from London;
  • Douglas HERBERT. International Affairs Editor, France 24.

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Diaraye Bah.

Watch the first part here.

 

By Anelise Borges

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2014-10-30 Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel-Palestinian territories: can there be an end to the historic conflict? (part 2)

Deplorable. The word was used by Israel to describe Sweden's decision today to officially recognise a Palestinian state. Although 135 countries have already recognised...

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2014-10-30 Israel

Israel-Palestinian territories: can there be an end to the historic conflict?

A declaration of war: strong words from the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, after a day of violence in Jerusalem. After a right wing jewish activist Yehuda Glick was shot by...

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2014-10-29 Kobane

The battle for Kobane: Peshmerga, FSA join fight against IS group

The battle of Kobane has been raging for weeks, but the cavalry may finally be on its way. A group of Free Syrian Army fighters, with estimated numbers ranging from 50 to 150,...

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2014-10-29 Free Syrian Army

The battle for Kobane: Peshmerga, FSA join fight against IS group (part 2)

The battle of Kobane has been raging for weeks, but the cavalry may finally be on its way. A group of Free Syrian Army fighters, with estimated numbers ranging from 50 to 150,...

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2014-10-28 immigration

Europe's troubled seas: UK axes support for migrant rescue operation (part 2)

Migrants have turned Calais into a "lawless jungle", and it is "time to wage war on this phenomenon". Those were the views of France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen as she...

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