Syria: Britain, France and US behind chemical attack

Syria's deputy foreign minister has accused Britain, France and the United States of helping "terrorists" use chemical weapons in Syria's conflict, the Reuters news agency has reported.

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West 'threatening Syria solution'

The Russian Ambassador to the UK has accused the West of "deliberately undermining chances for a political solution in Syria" by pushing for military action. The US has said Syria must be held accountable for its "heinous" chemical weapons attack.