Scuds? Why Syria May Be Using the Missiles

It could be a not-so-subtle warning about chemical weapons

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 12, 2012 5:16 PM CST

(Newser) – The New York Times broke the news earlier today that Syria's Bashar al-Assad has fired Scud missiles at rebel positions in northern parts of the country. The White House sees it as a "serious escalation," and the Washington Post explains that Scuds...   Read full story »


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