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  5/21/2014, Iyar 21, 5774

Syria: Int’l Committee Investigating Chlorine Gas Use

An international committee reportedly landed in Damascus a few days ago and is expected soon begin investigating the use of chlorine gas within the country’s battles.

A source indicated that until the investigation begins, the committee members are mainly staying in their Damascus hotel, and can only visit sites predetermined by Assad and his government. The government did not approve reporting on the envoy’s arrival.