Hague: UK does not rule out any options in Syria conflict

The Foreign Secretary William Hague has warned that the UK does not rule out any options if it in the interests of saving Syrian lives.

He said that Syrian president Bashar al Assad should not doubt Britain's resolve to react if he decides to use chemical weapons.

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Syria 'fires Scud missiles'

Syrian forces have reportedly fired Scud missiles at rebels in the north of the country. The US state department would not confirm the type but said missiles had been deployed.