Russia demands probe into claims of chemical attack in Syria

Global Times
Wednesday 20th March, 2013

There is no credible evidence that chemical weapons were used in Syrian domestic conflict, a senior Russian diplomat said Wednesday.”The news about use of chemical weapons in Syria must be thoroughly investigated. So far, there are no credible evidences of that,” Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said on his Twitter account.On Tuesday, a Syrian diplomat said a rocket with a chemical warhead was launched from a rebel-controlled area in Syria’s province of Aleppo and hit a military post in the town of Khan al-Asal, killing at least 21 civilians and 10 soldiers.”We have already warn…

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