World leaders 'responsible' if Assad uses chemical weapons

A Syrian opposition leader has warned that he will hold the international community - and in particular Russia - responsible if President Assad uses chemical weapons.

He was speaking at a meeting of the Friends of Syria in Marrakech, Morocco.

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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.