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Us syria israel chemical weapons red line

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Reports of the use of chemical weapons in Syria put the United States in a tough spot of following through on promises.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Israel did not tell him during three days of meetings about their assessment that President Assad had used chemical arms.
Us syria israel chemical weapons red line

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Yaalon speak during a helicopter tour above the Golan Heights, on April 22, 2013. Hagel met his counterpart to put the finishing touches on a major arms deal and for talks on Syria's civil war and the Iranian nuclear threat.

JIM WATSON