Evidence of Syrian chemical weapons use reported

UN diplomats and officials say Britain and France have told the secretary-general they have reliable evidence that the Syrian government used chemical weapons near Aleppo, in Homs and possibly in Damascus.


The British and French ambassadors told Ban Ki-moon in a letter on March 25 that soil samples and interviews with witnesses and opposition figures backed their belief that the government used chemical shells that had causes injuries and deaths, especially in Aleppo and Homes, the diplomats and officials said. (AP)