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Syrian gas attack may have killed hundreds

CONFLICTING REPORTSOpposition groups’ estimates of the death toll range from 100 to 1,300, but are not confirmed. The government has denied the allegations


“Their mouths were foaming, their pupils were constricted, and those who were brought in while still alive could not draw their breaths and died subsequently,” he told the Associated Press via Skype. “The skin around their eyes and noses was greyish.”

Additional reporting by Reuters

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