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Report: No Chemical Weapons in Syria Attack

A British report states that chemical weapons were not used in attacks in Syria last week, Channel 10 reports. The report’s authors said that the attackers used highly concentrated tear gas, but did not use nerve gas or other unconventional weapons as had been reported.

Dozens of Syrian citizens were killed in attacks in Aleppo and Damascus. Syrian media widely reported that chemical weapons had been used. Both the Assad regime and rebel forces accused each other of the attacks.

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