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  Sivan 15, 5773 , 24/05/13

UN Provided with Proof of Chemical Weapons Use in Syria

An Arabic-language Russian television network reported on Thursday that Russian journalists have provided the United Nations with evidence that proves that Syrian rebels had used chemical weapons in the country’s civil war.

According to the report, the assistant for the official spokesman of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon acknowledged that the UN had received the evidence and it will be reviewed by a team of experts.

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