Breaking News – Syria Has Used Chemical Weapons Against Rebels, U.S. and European Officials Conclude
American and European intelligence analysts now believe that President Bashar al-Assad’s troops have used chemical weapons against rebel forces in the civil war there, an assessment that will put added pressure on a deeply divided Obama administration to develop a response to a provocation that the president himself has declared a “red line.”
CNN: Congress notified that the US will acknowledge Syria has used chemical weapons multiple times on a small scale & red line crossed
BREAKING… RED LINE IN SYRIA: CNN’s Barbara Starr reports that Congress has been notified that the U.S. will acknowledge Syria has used chemical weapons, multiple times, on a small scale and a red line has been crossed, according to congressional sources. Turn to CNN on air for the latest.
AP: US officials say Assad used chem weapons
5:00PM TODAY: Senior Administration Official to Hold Conference Call on Syria