Maher al-Assad

Maher al-Assad: who is the Syrian regime's 'butcher'?

Briefing Tue 3 Sep, AT 15:22

Reviled as a sadist, President Assad's younger brother is thought to be behind the gas attack

Mole

Syria crisis: Downing St tries to get back on side with US

Tue 3 Sep, AT 11:27 The Mole

We still back you, says message from Number 10 as American plans more punitive strikes on Syria

Syria crisis: Obama hints at wider action against Assad

Summary Tue 3 Sep, AT 10:20

US attack may seek to 'degrade' Syria's military, but Assad says intervention risks a regional war

David Cameron

PM rules out fresh vote on Syria despite political mood swing

Mon 2 Sep, AT 15:40 The Mole

Members of all three main parties believe that 'compelling new evidence' requires a fresh vote – but PM is adamant it won't happen

Robert Fox

What Obama risks if Congress gives backing for Syria attack

Mon 2 Sep, AT 09:01 Robert Fox

More and more voices are agreed: the ‘narrow, limited operation' proposed by Obama simply won't work

'Napalm' attack: might earlier disclosure have changed vote?

Talking Point Fri 30 Aug, AT 15:25

BBC's film of 'Napalm-like' attack on Syrian playground was screened when Commons was already sitting

Syria vote: has Britain just redefined its role in the world?

Fri 30 Aug, AT 10:19 The Mole

US Special Relationship up in the air as Britain withholds military support for first time since Vietnam

Syria latest: Obama set to attack despite falling support

First Reaction Fri 30 Aug, AT 09:18

Blocked at the UN by Russia and stripped of British backing, US President still ready to launch assault

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