Russia says Syria not using chemical arms, claims "fabricated"

By Reuters | Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:58 AM

MOSCOW, April 25 (Reuters) - Allegations that Syrian government forces have used toxic chemicals are false, Russia said on Friday, and accused President Bashar al-Assad's foes of fabricating such claims to provoke foreign military intervention.

"Accusations against government forces of supposed cases of the use of poisonous chemicals continue to be fabricated," the Russian Foreign Ministry said, apparently ...

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