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Syria: Mortar round lands in Russian Embassy

Syria: Mortar round lands in Russian Embassy

Sep 22, –  A mortar round landed in the Russian Embassy compound in Damascus on Sunday, Syria’s state news agency said. There was no immediate report of casualties. Quoting an unidentified “source” at the embassy, SANA said “business is usual” at the diplomatic mission following the mid-afternoon attack. An activist group, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory […]

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Germany supplied ‘dual-use’ chemicals to Syria

Germany supplied ‘dual-use’ chemicals to Syria

Sep 19, – Germany exported more than 100 metric tons (110 tons) of “dual-use” chemicals to Syria between 2002 and 2006, but officials insisted Wednesday there was no indication the substances had been used to make chemical weapons such as the poisonous sarin gas used in last month’s deadly attack outside Damascus. The exports were […]

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