Suspected Syria chemical attack

  1. Extra Episode: The Canister on the Bed

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    Video caption: What really happened in the Douma massacre?

    “The crime scene had been left unguarded for two weeks”. What really happened in the Douma massacre?

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    Video caption: Syria chemical attacks: How one man lost his family in Khan Sheikhoun

    Abdul Hamid Youssef describes how he lost his wife, his twins and other family members in a chemical attack.

  3. How chemical weapons have helped bring Assad close to victory

    After seven years of civil war in Syria, President Bashar al-Assad appears close to victory against the forces trying to overthrow him.

    A BBC investigation shows the extent to which chemical weapons have been crucial to his war-winning strategy.

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    Wounded Syrian boy receiving oxygen through a mask