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Reported viictims of chemical weapons in Syria, Photo: Scanpix
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The UN inspectors cross the border into Lebanon, Photo: Hussein Malla

Swedish-led UN weapons experts leave Syria

The UN weapons inspectors led by Sweden’s Åke Sellström, who have been investigating alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria, have now arrived in Lebanon. With their departure from Syria, apprehensions of a possible American-led intervention against the Assad regime are increasing.

But the Reuters news agency writes “the timing of any strikes may be complicated by (American President) Obama’s departure late on Tuesday for Sweden and a G20 summit in Russia”.

                

Police complaints against visiting US president

Prior to President Obama’s scheduled arrival in this country, a woman in Karlstad has filed a police complaint against the American leader for crimes against international law.

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