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US Has Proof Syrian Gov’t Poisoned Civilians

Chlorine gas was not on last summer's U.S.-Russian list of chemical weapons to be neutralized.

The United States has announced it possesses evidence the Syrian government is using chemical weapons against its own civilians.

In a statement released Monday at a State Department briefing in Washington, spokeswoman Jen Psaki said, “We have evidence of toxic chemical use in the area” of Kfar Zeita, near the city of Hama.

Opposition activists reported last week that Syrian Air Force helicopters dropped barrels of chlorine gas on the area. Video footage of the aftermath, posted by the CNN news network, showed unconscious civilians receiving medical treatment with oxygen masks.

“We are examining the accusations according to which the Syrian government is responsible for [the use of toxic chemicals,],” Psaki went on to say. “It is clear that there is a need to open an investigation into exactly what happened there. We take the reports very seriously and will work to make sure there is no breach of the agreement here.”

The spokesperson told reporters that chlorine gas had not been included among poisons on the list assembled by U.S. and Russian negotiator who last summer identified the chemical weapons to be neutralized.

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30 Responses to “US Has Proof Syrian Gov’t Poisoned Civilians”

  1. Debi Lovell says:

    this is absolutely wicked

  2. Luzia Alves says:

    Oh, that’s new!!
    And what are they doing (again) now?
    The same (nothing) as before?

  3. Sue Jones says:

    That’s awful evil

  4. Colin Fuller says:

    Yeah just like last time, only it turned out to be the rebels.

  5. what happened to big O’s threat of force?

  6. Jim Little says:

    Fine,now that you know it,and have evidence, Do Something About It!

  7. So what ?are they going to do something about it?noooo

  8. And obongo will not do squat

  9. Karin Moore says:

    Yeah right! They are liars!

  10. They hate each other more than they hate Jews!

  11. Makes me sad and curious about when it may happen in these United States of America….. genocide…..

  12. then what will the US do ?

  13. Umnn duh … they aquried them in 2003, just before we gave 4 months notice we were entering Iraq … What did you think they were going to do with them ?

  14. The pot calling the kettle black!

  15. Sissy Jordan says:

    Our country is too poor to help anybody now!! Sad. All the politician’s and corporations filtered all the money their way because they know what’s ahead!!! The 7 year Great Tribulation!!! They are stealing our tax dollars so they can survive while they throw us to the wolves with our money…..

  16. Gene Strong says:

    Obama is.afraid to take.any action.

  17. Let them kill each other.

  18. So what’s new??????

  19. Tehila Muntz says:

    obama is supporting the terrorist muslim brotherhood ,They and others are using the chemicals not the Country.oba mm a gave millions to his brothers group muslim brotherhood who also tried to take over Egypt

  20. Avis Johnson says:

    So ???? We are going to do anything and they know it…

  21. Hamas does that and they say, ” Peace”!

  22. this administration of silence is amazing!

  23. Hanif Khayal says:

    Here it goes again.The same old drama.

  24. Sad for all the people and they getting away with it

  25. Aron Bally says:

    Do you believe to this statement. USA inteligence finds what it is ordered. If a pretex to start armed interference Iraq ,Lybia ,now Syria, they serve the meal. Ask gen. Powel.!!!

  26. Will B. Obama draw a red line on the use of deadly chlorine gas onto civilians ? He can't. No-one will believe him. He has put himself into a box. He can't come out. Because he will come out as the community organizer who was dealt a straight flush and lost the hand !

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