Syria used banned chemical weapons in Sunday gas attack, officials say

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(Worthy News) - Amnesty International has accused the Assad regime of showing “utter contempt” of international law following a chlorine gas attack on the town of Saraqib Sunday. This latest chemical attack comes just one day before the U.N. Security Council failed to agree on a U.S.-proposed statement Monday condemning the continued use of chemical weapons in the war-torn nation. Russia was blamed by some diplomats for its failure.

Amnesty International, in a press release issued earlier Tuesday, said that testimony gathered from the scene showed evidence that the Syrian government internationally used banned chemical weapons.

“Once again, Syria’s government has shown its utter contempt for international law by deploying illegal chemical weapons,” Lynn Malouf said in the press release. Malouf is the Director of Research for the Middle East at Amnesty International. [ Source: Fox News (Read More...) ]

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  1. You see, the object is to ultimately take down the government of Syria which occupies an extremely strategic place in the geography of geopolitics. Despite allegations twice been proven wrong that Assad used chemical weapons, despite the fact that England, Germany and Russia all did their own investigations and concluded that it was the Syrian rebels that DID use it, despite that Putin went in himself and certified that there are no chemical weapons in Syria.

    But there are still those in the Pentagon who will forever push their own agenda for control of the region. THIS is how the military mind thinks ..... and THAT'S why nations should not be ruled by a military organization.

    There are no chemical weapons in Syria, though Israel and the Pentagon would dearly love there to be. Assad and his wife are the most elegant of people, educated, and would stand to the death for their people.


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