Syria air strikes: Russia 'not tampering' with chemical attack site



Russia has denied interfering with evidence at the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria which led to Saturday's military intervention by the US, the UK and France.
In an interview for BBC's Hardtalk, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said: "I can guarantee that Russia has not tampered with the site."
He spoke as the OPCW chemical weapons watchdog held an urgent meeting.
Inspectors in Syria have still not gained access to Douma, it is reported.
The UK ambassador to the OPCW, Peter Wilson, quoted the organisation's director-general as saying they were still... read more

 
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