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WASHINGTON| Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

WASHINGTON| April 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The United States, Britain and France opted to strike Syria for its apparent use of chemical weapons without waiting for a report from U.N. inspectors because they were convinced that the Assad government had used chlorine and sarin nerve gas against a rebel-held Damascus suburb, American officials said Saturday. … Continue reading WASHINGTON| Certain of gas attack, allies struck Syria before UN report

BEIRUT| The Latest: Israel blasts Syria’s suspected chem weapons use

BEIRUT| April 10, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The Latest on the developments in Syria (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Israel is strongly condemning the Syrian government’s suspected chemical weapons attack on its own citizens. Israel’s foreign ministry says Tuesday that Syria “continues to perpetrate crimes against humanity in using these outlawed weapons.” Syrian opposition activists say 40 … Continue reading BEIRUT| The Latest: Israel blasts Syria’s suspected chem weapons use