Western powers, led by the US, are considering military action against the Assad regime as evidence of a chemical weapons attack mounts.
The Syrian government has said Israel targeted a military facility in Masyaf, killing at least two people. The target is believed to have been a Syrian government agency branch responsible for producing chemical weapons.
US destroyers in the Mediterranean have launched dozens of cruise missile strikes on an airbase in Syria following a deadly chemical weapons attack.
Germany, France and the UK have endorsed the missile strike on a Syrian army base, which the US launched in retaliation to the suspected gas attack in Syria. DW brings you the latest reactions from around the world.
A new UN report suggests that the Assad regime and the "Islamic State" have been resorting to chemical warfare. Now, the US, France and Germany want to the perpetrators to take responsibility for the attacks.
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