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

Syrians want jobs and a new chance - charity is not enough

Thu 19 Dec, AT 09:17
Venetia Rainey

In tiny Lebanon, one in five are Syrian refugees yet the whole of Europe has taken only 12,000

Abbas Khan: why did British doctor die in Syrian prison?

Wed 18 Dec, AT 10:48

Syrian regime accused of 'murder most foul' as doctor dies days before he was due to be released