Allegations of Using Chemical Weapons Denied By Syrian Army

Syrian army denied usage of chemical weapons to target opposition…

Syrian army denied usage of chemical weapons to target opposition areas near Damascus. Syria’s opposition and activists accused the authorities of using chemical arms against rebel areas near Damascus, killing hundreds.

“Allegations of the use of chemical arms by the Syrian Arab Army today in areas of Damascus province… are null, void and totally unfounded,” the military said in a statement read out by an officer on state television.

“These allegations by the terrorist groups and the satellite channels that support them are just a desperate bid to conceal their failures on the battlefield and reflect the state of hysteria and collapse that these (rebel) groups are in,” the statement added.

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