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  4/24/2013, Iyar 14, 5773

U.S. Not Yet Sure About Assad's Use of Chemical Weapons


The United States has not yet concluded that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime used chemical weapons against rebel forces, but backs a probe into the matter, the White House said Tuesday.

The comments were made after several allies of the United States, including Israel, said that there is proof the Syrian regime had used chemical weapons in the ongoing civil war in the country.