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Kerry: Syria's chemical arms use 'moral obscenity'

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  • Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that chemical weapons were used in Syria and accused Assad of destroying the evidence.

    Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that chemical weapons were used in Syria and accused Assad of destroying the evidence.
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By Matthew Lee and Julie Pace
Associated Press

Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday outlined the clearest justification yet for U.S. military action in Syria, saying there was "undeniable" evidence of a large-scale chemical weapons attack, with intelligence strongly signaling that Bashar Assad's regime was responsible.

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