Statements made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson (Paris, August 21, 2013)

 

Syria – Chemical weapons

France condemns the deadly attacks attributed to the Syrian regime on Wednesday, August 21, in the Damascus area, with a provisional toll that may exceed one hundred.

The perpetrators of these intolerable acts must be held accountable.

France also demands that full light be shed on the alleged use of chemical weapons in these attacks.