Syrian News Media Reports That Missiles Have Struck An Air Base Following A Suspected Chemical Weapons Attack
US officials denied that it had launched airstrikes on Syria. The reports come one day after activists and rescue workers said as many as 70 people suffocated to death after a barrel bomb containing a chemical agent hit a rebel-held town in Syria.
This Mother Has Now Been Detained In Iran For Two Years. Her Husband Says Boris Johnson Must Do More.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been locked up in Iran since April 2016. Richard Ratcliffe, her husband, tells BuzzFeed News the Foreign Office needs to do more to get her out: "This is a mum with a baby, and heaven help us if this is you doing all that you can."
Hours After The UN Ordered An Immediate Ceasefire In Syria, Doctors Say The Bombs Are Still Falling
“It is a very bad situation now," one medic managed to tell BuzzFeed News before he was called back to help with the wounded. An estimated 500 people have been killed in the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta.
Israel's Military Says One Of Its Jets Has Been Shot Down After New Raids In Syria
The Israeli military carried out strikes on Saturday in response to an Iranian drone launched from Syria into Israel. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Israel will do "whatever is necessary to protect our sovereignty and our security."