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Syria crisis: 'Snipers attack' UN inspectors' convoy

Snipers have opened fire on a convoy of UN inspectors heading to the sites of suspected chemical weapons attacks in Syria's capital, according to the UN.

The UN did not say who fired the shots, but the first car in the convoy was hit and the team returned to a checkpoint.

Yolande Knell reports from Beirut.

  • 26 Aug 2013
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