Syria: Obama warns Assad over chemical weapons


President Obama has directly warned President Assad, he will face "consequences" if he uses chemical weapons against the Syrian people.

Meanwhile, the United Nations has said it is pulling "all non-essential international staff" out of Syria.

Tim Neilson reports.

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