The international community is demanding UN access to the site of an alleged chemical attack in Syria.
The elimination of Syria's chemical weapons facilities has begun, according to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The process is expected to be completed by June.
A chemical weapons expert working with the terrorist group "Islamic State" has been killed in a US airstrike. The Pentagon expects his death to temporarily dent IS capabilities.
A Syrian government airstrike hit an opposition-held Damascus suburb on Friday, killing more than 30 people, according to an activist group. The dead is said to include six children.
The US president has visited Saudi Arabia, where he offered his condolences for the late king. Obama also held his first formal talks with the newly enthroned King Salman.
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