Hague: We cannot stand still while Syria crisis worsens


At Rome #Syria meeting I said we cannot stand still while the crisis worsens and thousands of lives are at stake


#Syria crisis needs a political solution. But for that to happen pressure on #Assad regime must rise


UK urging peaceful resolution and UN Security Council action. But Syrians need urgent help, so will also be announcing new assistance


UK 'could arm Syria rebels'

Foreign Secretary William Hague has said the UK can not "rule out" supplying arms to Syrian rebels in the future. Meanwhile, President al-Assad has accused the UK of having a "naive, confused and unrealistic" approach to his country's civil war.