Syria

UN Still Debating Syria Resolution

Russia still not convinced gas attack was perpetrated by regime

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Russia and Western powers remain divided on who was responsible for a chemical weapons attack in Syria, but are continuing to work together toward a United Nations resolution on the removal of Syria's chemical arsenal.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday that the attack last month near Damascus was a "provocation" by rebels seeking to draw in outside military help.

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