"Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Iran’s former president, accused Mr Assad’s government of using chemical weapons against the Syrian people in what analysts saw as a warning to the government to rethink its support for its main Arab ally." "God bless the people of Syria...they were subjected to chemical weapons by their own government and now they have to expect a foreign invasion," said Mr Rafsanjani, who heads the powerful Expediency Council.
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