The Seattle Times

HUSSEIN MALLA / The Associated Press

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Syrian rebels accuse government of deadly chemical attack

Syrian women who live in Beirut, hold candles and placards during a vigil against the alleged chemical weapons attack on the suburbs of Damascus, in front the United Nations headquarters in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday. Anti-government activists accused the Syrian regime of carrying out a toxic gas attack that is thought to have killed at least 100 people.