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# douma - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Chemical inspectors await all-clear to begin work in Douma
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# Syria

Chemical inspectors await all-clear to begin work in Douma

Apr 18th 2018, 9:26 AM 4,304 Views 30 Comments

The suspected gas attack reportedly left more than 40 people dead.

# douma - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Russian ambassador to Ireland: 'As far as we can see, there was no attack in Syria'
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# Chemical Attack

Russian ambassador to Ireland: 'As far as we can see, there was no attack in Syria'

Apr 17th 2018, 2:05 PM 21,367 Views 139 Comments

Yury Filatov said it was “absolutely ridiculous” to suggest Russia was covering up any chemical attack.

# douma - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Russian military says Syrian government now in full control of town where alleged chemical attack took place
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# Douma

Russian military says Syrian government now in full control of town where alleged chemical attack took place

Apr 12th 2018, 9:02 AM 17,314 Views 144 Comments

Western countries are mulling retaliation over the weekend’s gas attack in eastern Ghouta.

# douma - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'
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# Douma

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'

Apr 8th 2018, 7:06 PM 33,914 Views 200 Comments

Widespread claims today suggest that an attack on the town of Douma, which killed 70 people, saw the Syrian regime use deadly chlorine gas on the town’s residents.

# douma - Thursday 26 April, 2012

France raises prospects of military intervention in Syria
# Syria
# Syria

France raises prospects of military intervention in Syria

Apr 26th 2012, 7:53 AM 1,074 Views 7 Comments

Comments from French foreign minister Alain Juppe reflecting mounting international frustration with the fragile ceasefire

# douma - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Two dead and several injured after Syria sends tanks and troops to quell protests
# Syria
# Syria

Two dead and several injured after Syria sends tanks and troops to quell protests

May 29th 2011, 3:59 PM 165 Views 1 Comment

Human rights groups now say that more than 1,000 people have been killed in the two-month long crackdown on protests by Bashar Assad’s government troops.

# douma - Friday 6 May, 2011

Witnesses say 30 people killed as Syrians protest in 'day of defiance'
# Syria
# Syria

Witnesses say 30 people killed as Syrians protest in 'day of defiance'

May 6th 2011, 8:49 PM 305 Views 1 Comment

The UN is sending a team into Syria to investigate the circumstances surrounding the apparent crushing of the uprising and the European Union is expected to place sanctions on Syrian officials next week.

# douma - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Syrian forces fire on mourners during funeral processions for anti-government protesters
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces fire on mourners during funeral processions for anti-government protesters

Apr 23rd 2011, 2:11 PM 208 Views 0 Comments

News of new deaths emerge a day after a violent crackdown by security forces loyal to president Bashar Assad killed as many as 100 people during demonstrations on Friday.