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'Neurotoxic' attack in Syria

Medecins Sans Frontieres says doctors have treated about 3,600 patients in Syria with 'neurotoxic symptoms' and that 355 of them died. It suggests there are strong indications that chemical weapons have been used.

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Hammond: Those behind attack will be held to account

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said that anyone found to be responsible for an alleged chemical attack in Damascus "should be in doubt that they will be held to account".

He said Britain is pushing with the "utmost urgency" for UN inspectors to be given access to the sites to make an "objective assessment".

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