Obama: World credibility on line

Barack Obama has warned the credibility of the US and the international community is on the line over their response to Syria's alleged gas attack. The Senate foreign relations panel has backed Obama's plans but it still needs Congressional approval

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US Senate committee likely to vote on Syria resolution

The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee is like to vote later this evening on a draft resolution authorising the use of military action in Syria.

Republican Senator Bob Corker told Reuters he sensed the panel vote will take place later, but that discussions are to continuing.

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