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Syrian chemical weapons claim

Syrian government forces have used chemical weapons in their fight against rebels the Israeli military's top intelligence analyst has claimed.

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US 'still assessing' if Syria has used chemical weapons

Yesterday US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel, who is visiting Israel, said that US intelligence agencies were still assessing whether chemical weapons may have been used in Syria's civil war.

We, the United States, along with Israel have options for all contingencies and certainly the Syrian government's use of chemical weapons would be a game changer in crossing that red line

– Chuck Hagel, US Defence Secretary

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