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  Iyar 1, 5778 , 16/04/18

Britain accuses Syria of concealing evidence of chemical attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May has accused Syria of trying to suppress evidence of a chemical attack in Douma, supported by Russia.

The chemical attack prompted Britain to join the United States and France in attacking targets in Syria Friday evening. Speaking to Parliament, she said British participation in the attack was in the British interest, and that the US exerted no pressure on Britain to join it.

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