UN chemical experts' convoy hit by sniper fire

A United Nations spokesperson has tweeted:

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Vehicle of @un #Syria #ChemicalWeapons team hit by sniper fire. Team replacing vehicle & then returning to area.

The experts were "deliberately shot at multiple times" in Damascus, a UN spokesman added.

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Syrian snipers shoot at convoy

The United Nations chemical weapons team in Damascus have been shot at by Syrian snipers, a UN spokesperson said. The experts have reportedly returned to their hotel after inspecting the site of an alleged 'gas attack'.