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G20: 'UN paralysed over Syria'

World leaders have failed to reach agreement on the Syria crisis despite days of talks at the G20 summit in Russia. In a joint statement, 11 country's leaders - but not Vladimir Putin - admitted the UN Security Council "remains paralysed over Syria."

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Cameron: Russia 'miles away from the truth' on Syria

David Cameron has said the Russian position on Syria is "miles away from what the truth is."

He said Russia's president Vladimir Putin wants to see further evidence of the Assad regime's culpability for a recent chemical attack in Damascus - "so we will continue to provide it."

The Prime Minister also said Russia has denied saying Britain was "just a small island" but nevertheless retorted that the UK has "a big footprint" on the world stage.

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