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The perception that Russia is replacing the Americans in Europe and the Middle East should have been a cause for concern
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While the fall of Aleppo is not seen as imminent, Assad is keen to control it, together with the capital Damascus and his
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Now, after more than 100,000 dead and hundreds of thousands more uprooted from their homes or taking refuge in Turkey and Jordan, the muddled situation is becoming clearer.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov agreed earlier this month to a deal under which
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Secretary of State John Kerry will spend much of Wednesday meeting with senior members of the U.S. foreign policy establishment, as he attempts to press the case for U.S. engagement in Syria.
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On Monday, Kissinger told CNN he supports President Obama's request for authorization of the use of military force in Syria
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Still, there are hurdles, which Sherman acknowledged could foil the whole diplomatic push. For starters, the rebel factions
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PARIS, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Russia is not keen at this stage for a binding U.N. Security Council resolution that would provide
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Obama has said the proposal marks a potential breakthrough that could halt plans for a U.S. military strike, though he said
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Jennifer Bendery contributed to this report. A few hours after Kerry spoke, the Russian foreign minister said his country
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Placing the weapons under international control has both a real-world and a political logic to it. If the goal is to prevent
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MOSCOW, April 6 (Reuters) - Russia criticised Western moves to expand a planned United Nations probe into chemical weapons
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Revelations that the Russian Foreign Minister and Hillary Clinton agreed that Washington would refrain from intervening in Syria if Russia secured Bashar Assad's chemical weapons demonstrated how compromise unavoidably attends American efforts to spread humanitarian ideals globally.