Syria

UN Chemical Weapons Inspectors Investigating Possible Post-Aug. 21 Chemical Attacks in Syria

Seven incidents being investigated

|

UN chemical weapons inspectors are investigating whether three chemical attacks were carried out in Syria after the 21 August Damascus incident that sparked threats of US military action.

A UN statement said that, in all, seven alleged incidents of chemical weapons use were under investigation.

A UN team currently in Syria is set to complete its work on Monday.