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BEIRUT | Report: Blast kills Syrian arms program researcher

BEIRUT— A research director at a military agency linked to Syria’s chemical weapons program was assassinated, a newspaper close to the Syrian government reported Sunday. The pro-government al-Watan newspaper reported on its website that Aziz Esber, of the Scientific Studies and Research Center, died in a blast targeting his car Saturday night, in Syria’s Hama … Continue reading BEIRUT | Report: Blast kills Syrian arms program researcher