Man Whose Family Was Killed In Syria Chemical Attack Doesn't Think It Matters That Chemical Weapons Were Used Staff
Posted: Sep 09, 2013 10:55 AM

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As the U.S. continues to debate whether the country should attack Syria to punish the Syrian government for using chemical weapons, a Palestinian man whose family was killed in the chemical attack provides an interesting perspective. 11 members of Ahmed al-Hurani's family lived in a house in the Damascus suburb hit by the chemical attack. Everyone in the house, including al-Hurani's brother, his brother's wife, and nine sons, daughters, in-laws, and grandchildren, were killed. But in an interview with NPR, al-Hurani said he doesn't think it makes a difference that chemical weapons were used: