The Hague, Apr 21 (AFP) Inspectors from the global chemical arms watchdog today took samples in the Syrian town of Douma after an alleged poison gas attack, the body said. Also Read - Iran 'strongly rejects' US chemical weapons accusations

A fact-finding mission from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) visited Douma “today to collect samples for analysis in connection with allegations of chemical weapons use on 7 April 2018. Also Read - Chemical weapons body faces 'difficult moment', new chief warns

The OPCW will evaluate the situation and consider future steps including another possible visit to Douma,” the organisation said in a statement. (AFP) KIS KIS Also Read - Dutch expulsion of alleged Russian spies a 'misunderstanding': Lavrov

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