US downplays report that Syria used chemical arms

16.01.2013                      05.Schwat. 5773

Syrien-Aufstand:

US downplays report that Syria used chemical arms

White House reiterates that if Assad's government did resort to these weapons, it would be held to account.

The United States on Tuesday poured cold water on a media report that chemical weapons had been used in the Syrian conflict, but reiterated that if Syrian President Bashar Assad's government did resort to these weapons, it would be held to account….