Infographic: US assessment of Syria's use of chemical weapons

September 3, 2013 

Secretary of State John Kerry laid out the administration’s case for a Syria intervention, saying that U.S. intelligence confirms 12 Syrian government uses of chemical weapons in attacks that the Obama administration claims killed at least 1,429 people.


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