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CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The U.N.’s confirmation that chemical weapons were used against Syrian civilians reported.

(Pentagon: David Martin) The findings of U.N. inspectors in Syria examined; photos shown of chief inspector Aake Sellstroem†† presenting the report to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and of a Russian rocket obtained on the site of the attack. [BAN – says blood samples tested positive for sarin.] [US Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha POWER††- says only the regime could have carried out this attack.] [Russian Ambassador to the U.N. Vitaly CHURKIN††- says allegations that the opposition used chemical weapons cannot be shrugged off.]

Pelley, Scott;
Martin, David

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