Wednesday, August 28, 2013

UN Official, Syrian Rebels Used Sarin Nerve Gas, Not Assad’s Army | Live Trading News

UN Official, Syrian Rebels Used Sarin Nerve Gas, Not Assad’s Army | Live Trading News:
Testimony from victims now strongly suggests it was the rebels, not the Syrian government, that used Sarin Nerve Gas during a recent incident in the revolution-wracked nation, a senior UN diplomat said Monday.
Carla del Ponte, a member of the UN Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria, told Swiss TV there were “strong, concrete suspicions but not yet incontrovertible proof,” that rebels seeking to oust  Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had used the nerve agent.

But she said her panel had not yet seen any evidence of Syrian government forces using chemical weapons (CW), according to the BBC, she added that more investigation was needed...