Report: US could offer aid on chemical weapons

President Barack Obama has cleared the way for the US to provide non-lethal chemical weapons assistance to the Syrian opposition, according to the Reuters news agency.

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UN: Sarin used in Syria attack

The United Nations Secretary General has said there is "overwhelming and indisputable" evidence that chemical weapons, including sarin, were used in an attack on a rebel-held district in the capital Damascus.