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Syrian president Bashar Assad 'still possess up to three tons of chemical weapons' Israel claims - Mirror.co.uk;

Syrian president Bashar Assad 'still possess up to three tons of chemical weapons' Israel claims - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukSyrian president Bashar Assad 'still possess up to three tons of chemical weapons' Israel claimsMirror.co.ukSyrian president Bashar Assad is still believed to possess up to three tons of chemical weapons, senior Israeli defence officials said. The claim comes as a global chemical weapons watchdog said Sarin or a similar banned toxin was used in an attack in ...and more »

The Latest: Israel says Assad still has chemical weapons - ABC News;

The Latest: Israel says Assad still has chemical weapons - ABC News

ABC NewsThe Latest: Israel says Assad still has chemical weaponsABC NewsThis frame grab from video provided by the government-controlled Syrian Central Military Media, shows buses carrying opposition fighters leaving Zabadani, near Damascus, Syria, Wednesday, April. 19, 2017, heading toward the northern rebel-held Idlib ...and more »

OPCW Head Confirms Sarin Presence in Syrian Khan Shaykhun Victims - Sputnik International;

OPCW Head Confirms Sarin Presence in Syrian Khan Shaykhun Victims - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalOPCW Head Confirms Sarin Presence in Syrian Khan Shaykhun VictimsSputnik InternationalThe Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) fact-checking mission investigating the alleged use of chemical weapons in Khan Sheikhun in Syria's Idlib province has found traces of Sarin in attack victims' bodies, OPCW Director ...and more »

Watchdog says 'incontrovertible' sarin used in Syria attack - RTE.ie;

Watchdog says 'incontrovertible' sarin used in Syria attack - RTE.ie

RTE.ieWatchdog says 'incontrovertible' sarin used in Syria attackRTE.ieThe head of a global arms watchdog said that "incontrovertible" test results from an alleged chemical strike in Syria showed sarin gas or a similar substance had been used. Samples from ten victims of the 4 April attack on Khan Sheikhun analysed at ...and more »

What's happening in Syria - Southside Pride;

What's happening in Syria - Southside Pride

Southside PrideWhat's happening in SyriaSouthside PrideOn April 4 the Syrian Air Force attacked an ISIS warehouse in Idlib, Syria. Trump says the Syrian Air Force used poison gas in the attack. The Syrians claim the bombs targeted an ammunition warehouse, and the warehouse contained poison gas.and more »

France claims to have proof Assad used chemical weapons in Syria attack - Newshub;

France claims to have proof Assad used chemical weapons in Syria attack - Newshub

NewshubFrance claims to have proof Assad used chemical weapons in Syria attackNewshubFrench intelligence services will provide proof in the coming days that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces used chemical weapons in an attack on April 4, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says. "There is an investigation underway (by ...and more »

Trump's Missiles Hit Domestic Critics Harder Than Assad - Bloomberg;

Trump's Missiles Hit Domestic Critics Harder Than Assad - Bloomberg

BloombergTrump's Missiles Hit Domestic Critics Harder Than AssadBloombergPresident Donald Trump's missile strike on a Syrian regime-controlled airfield was presented to the public as an act of retaliation against President Bashar al-Assad for allegedly launching a chemical attack on the town of Khan Shaykhun. Evidence from ...and more »

France to 'Prove' Assad Forces behind Syria 'Chemical Attack' - Asharq Al-awsat English

France to 'Prove' Assad Forces behind Syria 'Chemical Attack'Asharq Al-awsat EnglishFrance will produce proof “in a few days” that the regime of Bashar al-Assad launched a chemical strike on a Syrian village that killed 87 people earlier this month, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Wednesday. “We have elements that will allow ...and more »

IDF officer: sarin attack shows Assad's distress - Ynetnews;

IDF officer: sarin attack shows Assad's distress - Ynetnews

YnetnewsIDF officer: sarin attack shows Assad's distressYnetnewsAn IDF senior officer claims that Iran had lost its hegemony in Syria, which was replaced by Russian hegemony, basing the remarks on Israeli intelligence collected regarding the Sarin gas attack in Idlib. Senior IDF official: 'Iran has lost its ...and more »

French FM says he has proof Syrian regime used WMD in Khan Sheikhun - Kuwait News Agency

French FM says he has proof Syrian regime used WMD in Khan SheikhunKuwait News AgencyPARIS, April 19 (KUNA) -- French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday that France has proof the regime of Bashar Al-Assad was behind the chemical attack this month that killed close to 90 people in the locality of Khan Sheikhun in Idlib.and more »

Senior Israeli Officer: Hard to Believe Assad Didn't Know About Syria Gas Attack - Haaretz

Senior Israeli Officer: Hard to Believe Assad Didn't Know About Syria Gas AttackHaaretzTurkish experts carry a victim of a chemical attack in Syrian city of Idlib, April, 2017. /AP. France to provide proof of chemical weapons use by Syrian regime · Analysis What the escalating U.S.-Russia tension over Syria means for Israel · Analysis ...and more »

The Chemical-Weapons Attack In Syria: Is There a Place For Skepticism? - The Nation.;

The Chemical-Weapons Attack In Syria: Is There a Place For Skepticism? - The Nation.

The Nation.The Chemical-Weapons Attack In Syria: Is There a Place For Skepticism?The Nation.The American media has excluded dissenting expert opinions in its rush to embrace Trump's war on Syria. By James Carden. Today 12:05 pm. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Print. Trump Syria Air Strike Impact. The Pentagon's damage-assessment image of ...and more »

The Horror of Chemical Weapons - Sunshine State News;

The Horror of Chemical Weapons - Sunshine State News

Sunshine State NewsThe Horror of Chemical WeaponsSunshine State NewsSyrian President Bashar al Assad is being read out of the human race, and the Trump administration seems to have done a 180-degree turn on the necessity for “regime change” in Syria because Assad used horrible, horrible! weapons against civilians, ...and more »

The Trump Doctrine Takes Shape - The Liberty Conservative;

The Trump Doctrine Takes Shape - The Liberty Conservative

The Liberty ConservativeThe Trump Doctrine Takes ShapeThe Liberty ConservativeThe concept of Presidential Doctrine dates back to when James Monroe adopted a posture of anti-European colonialism in the western hemisphere. Since that time many presidents have come and gone without leaving a signature stamp on the attitude and ...and more »

Why Would Assad Use Sarin in a War He's Winning? To Terrify Syrians. - Asharq Al-awsat English;

Why Would Assad Use Sarin in a War He's Winning? To Terrify Syrians. - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishWhy Would Assad Use Sarin in a War He's Winning? To Terrify Syrians.Asharq Al-awsat EnglishBEIRUT — In the summer of 1925, rebels from the Syrian countryside mounted a guerrilla uprising against French colonial rule. The French retaliated by looting, burning and carrying out massacres in villages they suspected of supporting the rebels.and more »

French intelligence agency 'has proof that Syrian government is behind chemical attack that killed 86' - The Sun;

French intelligence agency 'has proof that Syrian government is behind chemical attack that killed 86' - The Sun

The SunFrench intelligence agency 'has proof that Syrian government is behind chemical attack that killed 86'The SunFRENCH spooks have proof that the Syrian government used chemical weapons in a deadly attack on its own people, the foreign minister has revealed. President Bashar al-Assad has vehemently denied being behind the sarin attack that left 86 dead and ...and more »

French Foreign Minister: France Will Provide Proof of Chemical Weapons Used by Assad Regime - TheStreet.com;

French Foreign Minister: France Will Provide Proof of Chemical Weapons Used by Assad Regime - TheStreet.com

TheStreet.comFrench Foreign Minister: France Will Provide Proof of Chemical Weapons Used by Assad RegimeTheStreet.comFrench Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said today that France will provide proof in the next few days that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces used chemical weapons in an attack on April 4, Reuters reports. "There is an investigation underway ...and more »

Paul slams McCain and Graham on Syria: “They have learned nothing from our history in the Middle East” - Rare.us;

Paul slams McCain and Graham on Syria: “They have learned nothing from our history in the Middle East” - Rare.us

Rare.usPaul slams McCain and Graham on Syria: “They have learned nothing from our history in the Middle East”Rare.usRand Paul blasted John McCain and Lindsey Graham in a CNN op-ed on Tuesday regarding those senators' recent push to get the U.S. more involved militarily in Syria's civil war. “Recently, Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham predictably but ...and more »

France says to provide proof on Syria government chemical weapons use - Reuters;

France says to provide proof on Syria government chemical weapons use - Reuters

ReutersFrance says to provide proof on Syria government chemical weapons useReutersA civil defence member breathes through an oxygen mask, after what rescue workers described as a suspected gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in rebel-held Idlib, Syria April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah. PARIS French intelligence services ...and more »

ZUMWALT: What the Vietnam War Should Tell Us About Committing Ground Forces in Syria - Breitbart News;

ZUMWALT: What the Vietnam War Should Tell Us About Committing Ground Forces in Syria - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsZUMWALT: What the Vietnam War Should Tell Us About Committing Ground Forces in SyriaBreitbart NewsIn today's world of a Donald Trump presidency in which any actions he undertakes, regardless of its logical rational, becomes a topic of criticism by his political opponents, we must look at two of his decisions – independent of the tainted lenses ...and more »