Emergency UN meeting sees Syria, Russia blamed for gas attack

IMG_0067Western countries have angrily condemned the Syrian Government during an emergency UN Security Council meeting, blaming it for a gas attack that killed more than 70 people.  “Assad, Russia and Iran have no interest in peace. The illegitimate Syrian Government, led by a man with no conscience, has committed untold atrocities against his people,” US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley told the 15-member council. Ms Haley issued what appeared to be a threat of unilateral action if Security Council members could not agree…Read More