Mar 20, 2021 • 36M

Syria's Chemical Weapon War

How chemical weapons have come to define the Syrian Civil War.

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Syria’s Bashar Al Assad had no such hesitancy. Thousands of people died. The U.S. threatened to strike Syria, but Russia suggested striking a deal instead.

It was weird.

To talk us through the Assad regime’s use of chemical weapons throughout the country’s civil war is Joby Warrick of the Washington Post. Warrick is the winner of an improbable two Pulitze…

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