Syrian chemical attack survivor slams world community for inaction

Credit: CBS News- Published on August 14, 2020
Heba Sawan, a 24-year-old Syrian who survived a chemical weapons attack near Damascus last August, says the international community was lying when it pledged to take action against Syrian President Bashar Assad.
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Country in the Middle East
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Bashar al-Assad

President of Syria since 2000
President tells Fox & Friends he wanted to target Bashar Assad, but Jim Mattis "didn't want to." Two years ago he said it was "never even contemplated."
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