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Tests claim chemical weapons used in new Syria attacks

Syria is still using chemical weapons against its own people, scientific analysis carried out for the Telegraph has claimed.

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Chemicals watchdog to investigate Syria claims

The international chemicals watchdog is to investigate claims surrounding the alleged use of chlorine by the Syrian government against its citizens.

The mission, which is set to depart "soon", has been agreed to by the Syrian government, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said in a statement.

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