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Le Pen Appointee Resigns Post Amid Holocaust Controversy.

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's replacement to serve as interim head of her National Front party steps down after his remarks in 2000 over the use of poison gas in Nazi death camps resurface.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Chemical weapons team ready to visit Syria if safety assured.

The chief of the international chemical weapons watchdog said Friday that he has a team of experts ready and willing to travel to the site of this month's deadly nerve gas incident in Syria if their safety can be assured.

- The Daily Star - LB

Chemical weapons team ready to visit Syria if safety assured.

The chief of the international chemical weapons watchdog said on Friday that he has a team of experts ready and willing to travel to the site of this month's deadly nerve gas incident in Syria if their safety can be assured.

- Stars and Stripes - US

France's National Front forced to replace party leader who denied Nazis used poison gas.

Jean-François Jalkh denied making such a remark in a 2000 interview, but the writer stands by the article and said there is a recording.

- Washington Post - US

Does Donald Trump want to be the world's father figure?.

Probably everybody can think of a moment in the past 100 days when President Trump has done something that surprised them, for better or worse. But the America First noninterventionist Middle East Twitter Cassandra suddenly lobbing 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian government air base because Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ...

- The Week - US

National Front replaces party leader quoted as saying Nazi use of poison gas was 'impossible'.

Jean-François Jalkh denied making such a remark in a 2000 interview, but the writer stands by the article and said there is a recording.

- Washington Post - US

New National Front leader quoted as saying Nazi use of poison gas was 'impossible'.

Jean-François Jalkh denied making such a remark in a 2000 interview, but the writer stands by the article and said there is a recording.

- Washington Post - US

Russian Explanation of the Mass Poisoning in Syria Could Be True.

By Theodore A. Postol Evidence shows the deadly poison could have come from the bombing of an ammunition depot, not from a nerve gas attack. Related Entries April 27, 2017 As Trump Stokes Fear Among Immigrants, a Movement Builds on May Day April 26, 2017 'The Handmaid's Tale': A Harrowing Warning From a Fictional Future to ...

- Truthdig - US

Russian Explanation of the Mass Poisoning in Syria Could Be True.

By Theodore A. Postol Evidence shows the deadly poison could have come from the bombing of an ammunition depot, not from a nerve gas attack. Related Entries April 27, 2017 As Trump Stokes Fear Among Immigrants, a Movement Builds on May Day April 26, 2017 Trump's Tax Plan Draws Immediate Criticism From Progressives

- Truthdig - US

Russian Explanation of the Mass Poisoning in Syria Could Be True.

By Theodore A. Postol Evidence shows the deadly poison could have come from the bombing of an ammunition depot, not from a nerve gas attack. Related Entries April 26, 2017 Terrorizing the Vulnerable April 26, 2017 Trump's Tax Plan Draws Immediate Criticism From Progressives

- Truthdig - US

Syrian regime exposed by chemical signature, France says.

The French government has proof indicating the Syrian air force dropped bombs containing the nerve gas Sarin on a civilian population, it said Wednesday. Copyright © UPI, 2017. All Rights Reserved.

- Albawaba - UK

Chemical tests show Assad behind Syria poison gas attack: France

A chemical analysis of samples taken from a deadly sarin gas attack in Syria earlier this month "bears the signature" of President Bashar al-Assad's Government and shows it was responsible for the deadly assault, France's Foreign Minister says.

- ABC News - AU

Ecuador and the Case of the Liberal Losers

Alvaro Vargas Llosa Politics, Left-wing populism is slowly but steadily declining in the Americas. The recent poison gas attack in Syria, America's stepped up military activities in Afghanistan, a presidential power grab in Turkey and the clownish bellicosity of North Korea's leader' have overshadowed an important ...

- The National Interest - US

Nerve Gas Attack: New Treatment Cleared, But More Drugs Are Needed

After a deadly nerve agent attack in Syria earlier this month, the U.S. government has approved a new type of injector for a drug that treats these lethal chemicals.

- Livescience.com - US

Russian Explanation of the Mass Poisoning in Syria Could Be True

By Theodore A. Postol Evidence shows the deadly poison could have come from the bombing of an ammunition depot, not from a nerve gas attack. Related Entries April 26, 2017 Terrorizing the Vulnerable April 26, 2017 Trump's Tax Plan Draws Immediate Criticism from Progressives

- Truthdig - US

Russian Explanation of the Mass Poisoning in Syria Could Be True

By Theodore A. Postol Evidence shows the deadly poison could have come from the bombing of an ammunition depot, not from a nerve gas attack. Related Entries April 25, 2017 Federal Judge Blocks Trump's Order to Strip Funds From 'Sanctuary Cities' April 25, 2017 Mighty Big Shoes

- Truthdig - US

French Intelligence: Assad Forces Carried Out Sarin Attack

French intelligence has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or members of his inner circle ordered the strike, a declassified report showed.

- Newsmax - US

France offers evidence Syria was behind nerve gas attack

The French government has proof indicating the Syrian air force dropped bombs containing the nerve gas Sarin on a civilian population, it said Wednesday.

- UPI - US

French Intelligence Blames Assad For Chemical Deaths In Khan Sheikhun

A French intelligence report has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve-gas attack earlier this month in northern Syria and that Assad or members of his closest entourage ordered the strike.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Assad regime carried out sarin attack: France

French intelligence has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Mr. Assad or members of his inner cir...

- The Hindu - IN

French intelligence says Assad behind chemical attack

French intelligence services have concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on 4 April in northern Syria.

- RTE - IE

French intelligence says Assad forces carried out sarin attack

French intelligence has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or members of his inner circle ordered the strike, a declassified report showed.

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France Says Samples From April 4 Syria Chemical Attack Prove Government Used Sarin

Samples obtained by French intelligence show that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "undoubtedly" used sarin nerve gas in an April 4 attack in northern Syria, France's foreign minister said on Wednesday, citing a declassified report, Reuters. The attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed scores of people ...

- Novinite - BG

French intelligence says Assad forces carried out sarin attack

PARIS - French intelligence has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or members of his inner circle ordered the strike, a declassified report showed.

- Reuters - US

French intelligence says Assad forces responsible for chemical attack

French intelligence has concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or members of his inner circle ordered the strike, a declassified report showed. The chemical weapons attack on the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed scores of ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

France: Samples From Attack Prove Syrian Government Used Sarin

Samples obtained by French intelligence show that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "undoubtedly" used sarin nerve gas in an April 4 attack in northern Syria, France's foreign minister said on Wednesday, citing a declassified report. The attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed scores of people and ...

- Voice of America - US

French intelligence report says Assad forces are behind April sarin attack

Thomson ReutersPARIS - French intelligence services have concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or his closest entourage ordered the strike, a declassified report showed. The attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed ...

- Business Insider - US

French intelligence report says Assad forces behind April 4 sarin attack

PARIS - French intelligence services have concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or his closest entourage ordered the strike, a declassified report showed.

- Reuters - US

French intelligence report says Assad forces behind April 4 sarin attack

French intelligence services have concluded that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad carried out a sarin nerve gas attack on April 4 in northern Syria and that Assad or his closest entourage ordered the strike, a declassified report showed

- The Daily Star - LB

US sanctions hundreds of employees of Syrian research center

The United States on Monday blacklisted 271 employees of a Syrian government agency it said was responsible for developing chemical weapons, weeks after a poison gas attack killed scores of people in a rebel-held province in Syria.

- BDNews24 - BD

US issues sanctions against 271 Syrians over chemical weapon use

The Trump administration issued sanctions Monday on 271 people linked to the Syrian agency responsible for producing non-conventional weapons, part of an ongoing U.S. crackdown on Syrian President Bashar Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons.

- Stars and Stripes - US

US imposes new sanctions on Syrian officials over chemical attack

The US has issued sanctions against hundreds of Syrian scientists and officials for their role in developing chemical weapons. The measures come after a poison gas attack killed over 80 people in a rebel-held province.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

U.S. sanctions hundreds of employees of Syrian research center

WASHINGTON - The United States on Monday blacklisted 271 employees of a Syrian government agency it said was responsible for developing chemical weapons, weeks after a poison gas attack killed scores of people in a rebel-held province in Syria.

- Reuters - US

The senseless chemical wars

While every news channel in the world was covering the chemical war ravaging Syria, I was watching the news with my brother who happened to be on a short visit

- Daily Monitor - UG

In 1943, America Killed Its Own Troops with Poison Gas

Michael Peck Security, Europe A forgotten World War II tale. What a perfect night for a weapon of mass destruction. It was December 2, 1943. And the Nazi bomber crews flying over the Italian port of Bari might have wondered whether they were actually in a war zone. Gleaming below, despite the wartime blackout, was a harbor ...

- The National Interest - US

The Nerve Gas Attack Described in White House Report Did Not Occur, Expert Says of Syria Incident

By Theodore A. Postol Some kind of poisoning event may have produced mass casualties on April 4, but the White House Intelligence Report did not accurately describe that event, a weapons specialist from MIT writes.

- Truthdig - US

The Nerve Gas Attack Described in White House Report Did Not Occur, Expert Says of Syria Incident

By Theodore A. Postol Some kind of poisoning event may have produced mass casualties on April 4, but the White House Intelligence Report did not accurately describe that event, a weapons specialist from MIT writes. Related Entries January 11, 2006 Site Preferences April 19, 2017 Bill O'Reilly Ousted From Fox News

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