Constituents in UK react to Parliamentary vote
30 August 2013 Last updated at 19:57 BST
MPs have rejected possible UK military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government to deter the use of chemical weapons.
David Cameron said he would respect the defeat of a government motion by 285-272, ruling out joining US-led strikes.
However, some Syrian families say they now feel abandoned after last night's vote.
Ed Thomas reports.