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The Syrian capital on Monday -- Government forces reportedly shelled the rebel stronghold of Darraya according to this latest video posted to a social media website whose content Reuters cannot independently verify.
The attacks on the Damascus suburb came as Washington continues to investigate the use of chemicals weapons in the war-torn country.
White House Spokesman Jay Carney.
SOUNDBITE: White house Spokesman Jay Carney saying:
"What we have made clear, and we can go over it again, is that we have established, with varying degrees of confidence, that there have been incidents of chemical weapons use - sarin, in particular, in a limited fashion - in Syria. We are now working to build upon that evidence to increase the amount of evidence to find, specifically, what happened; what occurred; who was responsible; and build that case, if you will."
So far, assertions of chemical weapon use have been based on Israeli and western intelligence photos as well as