from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons
issued a statement confirming that
they successfully visited the Douma and taken samples from the site
of the alleged April 7 chemical attack.
did not provide a timetable for results, but have said it is possible
a second visit
to Douma could happen if they need additional samples. The inspectors
had sought visits all of last week, but the UN Department of Safety
and Security (UNDSS) blocked that, citing security concerns.
US, Britain, and France all seem to anticipate the OPCW probe not
going their way. Each made claims over the course of the last week
that Syrians and Russians were “tampering” with the site. They
also claimed the Russians were responsible for the delays to
was never true. The OPCW confirmed that the only
visiting Douma over the past week was the UNDSS. Experts are
the tampering claims,
saying there is no reason to think that evidence even could be
removed if the site happened.
there are plenty of reasons to doubt it didn’t. A number of
reporters visiting Douma found
locals dismissing the
claims. It is entirely possible the death toll was the result of
conventional airstrikes, and no chemicals were used.
the US, France, and Britain already attacked Syria on April 13 over
the Douma allegations, they are probably not looking forward to the
results. Anything that challenges their allegations is likely to be
dismissed as in some way flawed, or indicative of a coverup,
despite experts saying
such a coverup would be physically impossible. The lie being spread at the moment is that the Syrians and the Russians are stopping the OPCW inspectors from doing their work. Ambassador Peter Ford points out the truth of the matter
the tables" Peter Ford, John Nicolson on Talk Radio
Ford turned the tables on John Nicolson and said he was doing it.
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