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'Relief' in Damascus as possibility of airstrike recedes

10 September 2013 Last updated at 17:03 BST

Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen reports from a central Damascus cafe after gathering views on the fact that an American airstrike appears to have receded.

The US Senate had been expected to vote this week on a resolution authorising military force, but a Russian plan to put chemical weapons under international control has led to a postponement.