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Aleppo Fighting Spreads Amid Accusations of Gas Attack

By Suleiman Al-Khalidi and Tom Perry AMMAN/BEIRUT, Oct 31 – Syrian rebels opened a new front in Aleppo as fighting spread on the third day of a major insurgent counter-attack to break the government’s siege of the opposition-held part of the city, and each side accused the other of using poison gas. The rebels, including

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White House Condemns Syrian Government Forces Use of Toxic Gas

WASHINGTON, Oct 23 – The White House on Saturday condemned the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government after an international inquiry found its forces responsible for a third toxic gas attack in Syria‘s civil war. The fourth report from the 13-month-long inquiry by the United Nations and the Organization for the Prohibition of

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