UN Syria envoy: US must have approval before strike

The UN Syrian peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says no country can take the law into its own hands and there must be Security Council approval before any military action is undertaken.

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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."