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  2/1/2013, Shevat 21, 5773

Syrian: Site Made Chemical Weapons; Shipped to Lebanon


A Syrian defector who was in charge of President Bashar Al-Assad's chemical weapons program said, Friday, that the site apparently bombed by Israel this week made chemical weapons.

Interviewed by the New York Times, General Adnan Salo also said the research and development facility served as a transfer point for many convoys of weapons to southern Lebanon, where the Hizbullah terror group holds fort.