UN to investigate chemical weapons in Syria

Al Jazeera English

by Al Jazeera English

The US and UK say there is growing evidence of chemical warfare being waged in Syria. But US President Barack Obama says that he will wait for the results of a UN investigation before he takes any action. However, Al Jazeera's Diplomatic Editor James Bays, reporting from the UN, says that disagreements within the organisation may yet impede international intervention efforts.