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Chemical weapons inspectors collect samples from alleged Syrian attack site

Apr 22, 2018

Chemical weapons inspectors collect samples from alleged Syrian attack site

Chemical weapons inspectors collected samples from Syria's Douma on Saturday, two weeks after a suspected gas attack there followed by retaliatory strikes by Western powers on the Syrian government's chemical facilities. The site visit, confirmed by the Organization of the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, would ...

Assad still has 'limited' chemical weapons capability: Pentagon

Apr 20, 2018

Assad still has 'limited' chemical weapons capability: Pentagon

The Syrian regime remains able to conduct chemical attacks, though only at a limited level, the Pentagon said Thursday following last week's international cruise missile strikes on chemical targets. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, director of the U.S. military's Joint Staff, said Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime ...

Allies vague on evidence linking Syria to chemical attack

Apr 17, 2018

Allies vague on evidence linking Syria to chemical attack

The United States, France and Britain have said their airstrikes on Syria were a response to a reported chemical attack in a rebel-held Damascus suburb. However, none of the three nations have made public the evidence they might have proving a link between the ...