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

World's top authors demand UN drafts bill of digital rights

One-Minute Read
Tue 10 Dec, AT 08:41

People under surveillance are 'no longer free' say 500 leading authors appalled by Snowden revelations

Anti-Balaka fighters show their weapons outside Bangui

UN to send peacekeepers after Central African Republic flare-up

One-Minute Read
Fri 11 Apr, AT 15:08

At least 30 people, many of them civilians, died in clashes between Christian and Muslim militias this week

Quarter of men 'admit to rape' in parts of Asia, UN finds

One-Minute Read
Wed 11 Sep, AT 11:32

Sexual entitlement, entertainment and punishment among reasons men gave in ‘shocking' survey

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

Ed Miliband

Syria: Ed Miliband can halt Cameron's attack 'stampede'

Wed 28 Aug, AT 11:58
The Mole

Tentative Labour leader wants a 'UN moment' before any military move but is highly unlikely to get it

Bashar al-Assad

Syria: US readies missile attack but Assad warns it will ‘fail'

Mon 26 Aug, AT 09:00

US and UK ready cruise missile strike as UN inspectors finally allowed to visit site of chemical attack

Syria: 'Time runs out' for 'chemical attack' probe

Fri 23 Aug, AT 09:37

As UN chief Ban Ki-Moon urges immediate inspection of site, experts warn evidence is already fading

Egypt braced for more violence after calls for 'march of anger'

Fri 16 Aug, AT 09:01

Security forces to use live ammunition as rival protests are planned and US and UN call for calm