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Experts arrive Syrian city Duma to investigate the chemical attack

Experts arrive Syrian city Duma to investigate the chemical attack

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A team from the International Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived Tuesday in the Syrian city of Duma to investigate an alleged chemical attack, but Westerners doubt that they can still find evidence on the spot. Ten days after the alleged chemical attack, the official Syrian news agency Sana announced the arrival of "experts from the Chemical Weapons Commission" in Douma, where more than 40 people were killed by toxic gases on the 7th of April, when this city at the gates of Damascus was still in the hands of the rebels.On 14 April, the United States, France, and the United Kingdom, accusing Bashar al-Assad's regime of being behind the attack, carried out strikes in Syria in retaliation.Damascus and Moscow have denied any involvement, accusing the...