Libyan chemical weapons 'safely destroyed' with US help

One-Minute Read
Mon 3 Feb, AT 12:08

As efforts continue to neutralise Syria's chemical weapons, Gaddafi's stockpile has been eliminated

Refugee U-turn: PM outflanked by Ed Miliband and Farage

Wed 29 Jan, AT 10:46
The Mole

It’s one thing having Miliband stake out the moral high ground, quite another having Farage on your back

Hundreds of vulnerable Syrians to be given refuge in UK

One-Minute Read
Wed 29 Jan, AT 09:30

Amnesty says move is 'long overdue' but polls suggest nearly half of voters are opposed

Ban Ki-moon

Leaders clash at Syria peace summit: what did they say?

Wed 22 Jan, AT 15:55

Syrian government and opposition point fingers, as allies told they have 'blood on their hands'

Ban Ki-moon

Syria peace summit begins: can talks stop the bloody civil war?

Talking Point
Wed 22 Jan, AT 09:32

Foreign ministers descend on Montreux despite 'near-zero' expectations of a political breakthrough

Geneva 2: torture photos put onus on humanitarian solution

Tue 21 Jan, AT 12:54
Venetia Rainey

Such cruelty is not confined to the regime's prisons: humanitarian goals must take centre stage at talks

Twiggy Garcia

Barman's Tony Blair 'arrest' earns him £2,222 bounty

One-Minute Read
Thu 23 Jan, AT 08:45

Twiggy Garcia rewarded for his attempt to put ex-PM under citizen's arrest for war crimes

Syria 'killed and tortured' 11,000 detainees, say lawyers

First Reaction
Tue 21 Jan, AT 10:00

Evidence of 'systemic killing' by government officials emerges day before start of peace talks

Syria: Iran invitation throws peace talks into 'disarray'

One-Minute Read
Mon 20 Jan, AT 09:07

Syrian Opposition threatens to boycott talks after Ban Ki-Moon extends invitation to Tehran

West sends spies to Syria to counter jihadist threat

One-Minute Read
Wed 15 Jan, AT 08:59

There's a 'schism' between those in West who want Assad gone and those who fear what replaces him