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US Secretary of State John Kerry has said Syrian government forces killed 1,429 people in a chemical weapons attack in Damascus last week.

Mr Kerry said the dead included 426 children, and described the attack as an “inconceivable horror”.

The US is pushing for intervention to stop the Syrian government from using chemical weapons.

The government of President Bashar al-Assad has denied carrying out the attack and blames rebel forces

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