Iraq Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has given orders to open all Iraq's borders to Syrian refugees, a senior Iraqi Border Commander told Reuters.
Syria acknowledged that it had chemical and biological weapons and said it could use them if foreign countries intervened.
First the capital, now the borders. Syria’s rebels are striking at essentials of state control.
The Chinese press is lambasting the West for its "unbalanced" policy towards Syria, but will its own policy pay off?