U.N. says chemical weapons investigators to visit Syria imminently




 
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August 15th, 2013  
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By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.N. experts will travel to Syria imminently to investigate claims of chemical weapons use during that country's civil war after the United Nations and the Syrian government agreed on details of the trip, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Wednesday. The United Nations said two weeks ago that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government had agreed to let the inspectors, led by Swedish scientist Ake Sellstrom, travel to three sites where chemical weapons were reported to have been used. ...

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