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Report on the Alleged Use of Chemical Weapons in the Ghouta Area of Damascus on 21 August 2013

Categories: Children,Civil/Human Rights,Crime/Justice,Headlines,Treaties,United Nations,WMD

http://www.un.org/disarmament/content/slideshow/Secretary_General_Report_of_CW_Investigation.pdf

Finds clear and convincing evidence that chemical weapons were used on a relatively large scale resulting in numerous casualties particularly among civilians and including children.  From the United Nations Mission to Investigate Allegations of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic