Syria has asked the United Nations to "prevent any aggression" against it. The request was in a letter from the UN ambassador Bashar Ja'afari, the state news agency SANA reported.
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Two other men missing on Scotland's hills this winter have yet to be found.
The decision was made after two Russian athletes failed drugs tests at the PyeongChang Games.
Sunday will be dry and largely sunny, although there will be some patchy cloud, mainly across eastern Scotland and eastern England.