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US public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America




Disarmament Talks Begin on Shaky Ground




What Putin Has to Say to Americans About Syria




Diplomatic efforts intensify on corralling Syrian chemical arms




US Backing of Russian Plan Leaves a Wary Israel Focusing on Self-Reliance




U.N. Report Will Finger Assad for Massive Chemical Attack




Privately, UN talks begin on controlling Syria's chemical arms as 1 impasse leads to another




Red Cross urges US and Russia to help unblock aid delivery in Syria




Dismantling Weapons Poses Logistics, Security Challenges




Securing Syria's chemical weapons arsenal will be formidable task, experts say




How the Syria solution developed: The inside story




Syria backs chemical weapons plan, bombs Damascus




Russian Proposal Catches Obama Between Putin and House Republicans




After US Secretary of State Kerry said rhetorically that the US would not strike Syria if it handed over all of its chemical weapons in a week, Foreign Minister Lavrov appeared to back the request in principle, saying that "[w]e have given our proposal to Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem and are counting on a fast and, I hope, positive response." Lavrov said: "[W]e are calling on the Syrian leadership to not only agree on placing chemical weapons storage sites under international control, but also on [their] subsequent destruction and fully joining the treaty on the prohibition of chemical weapons." Russia asked the IAEA to assess the impact of possible US strikes on Syrian nuclear reactors.




Ukrainian port eyed as analysts seek Syria's arms source




US Decided Not to Horse-Trade With Russia on Assad




Syria crisis: Russia and US 'no closer'




Russia is sending additional ships toward Syria; the Defense Ministry said the Russian ships are to guarantee stability and "attempt to hold back other forces ready to start military action in the region." He also said the Russian navy "does not intend to take part directly or indirectly in a possible regional conflict." Another Russian official said the ships' purpose is "primarily" to evacuate Russian citizens from Syria if need be.




Syria crisis: China joins Russia in opposing military strikes




Gorbachev urges US-Russia deal over Syria