U.N. rights team believes chemical weapons used in Syria

June 4, 2013 8:28 AM

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U.N. rights team believes chemical weapons used in Syria

GENEVA (Reuters) - United Nations human rights investigators said on Tuesday they had "reasonable grounds" to believe that limited amounts of chemical weapons had been used in Syria.

In their latest report, based on interviews with victims, medical staff and other witnesses, they said they had received allegations that Syrian government forces and rebels had used the banned weapons, but that most testimony related to their use by state forces.

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