U.N. chemical weapons inspectors to start work in Syria on Monday




 
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August 18th, 2013  
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Topic: U.N. chemical weapons inspectors to start work in Syria on Monday


DAMASCUS (Reuters) - A team of U.N. chemical weapons experts have arrived in Damascus and will start work on Monday to investigate the possible use of chemical weapons in Syria's civil war. President Bashar al-Assad's government and the rebels fighting him have accused each other of using chemical weapons, a step which the United States had said would cross a "red line" in a conflict which has killed 100,000 people. Like the broader Syrian conflict, the issue of chemical weapons has divided world powers. ...




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