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  Kislev 20, 5773 , 04/12/12

Obama Warns Assad Against Using Chemical Weapons

U.S. President Barack Obama told Syria's President Bashar al-Assad Monday not to turn chemical weapons on his own people, following warnings that Assad’s forces were mixing deadly sarin gas, AFP reported.

Obama publicly told the increasingly beleaguered Assad not to unleash the "worst weapons of the 20th Century" in the 21st, capping a day of alarming American warnings on the Syrian regime's intentions.

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