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  Kislev 23, 5773 , 07/12/12

Ban Ki-Moon Warns Syria about Chemical Weapons

Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon of the United Nations warned Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, Thursday, not to use chemical weapons against his country's citizens.

In a telephone call with Ahmet Üzümcü, Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Ban said, "Any use of such weapons would be an outrageous crime with dire consequences."

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