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Syria chemical attack: Investigators allowed to visit site

IANS  |  Damascus 

in will be permitted to visit the site of an alleged on Wednesday, has said.

The international team has been in the country since Saturday, but has not been allowed to visit Douma, the reported.

The attack on April 7, prompted military strikes on Syrian targets by the US, Britain and a week later.

and its ally deny any took place - with calling it a "staged thing".

Early on Tuesday, Syrian said the country's air defences had responded to a missile attack over the western city of The missiles targeted Shayrat air base, it said - but did not say who fired the missiles, the report added.

Another report, from the pro-Iranian Hezbollah militia, said that Syrian air defences had intercepted three missiles targeting Dumair military airport, north-east of here.

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 08:52 IST
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