Footage of the chemical attack in Syria, filmed by the White Helmet organization, provided reason for President Donald Trump's missile launches against Bashar-al-Assad's regime, but Russia is denying the footage's authenticity.
Two days after the chemical strike, Russian-backed Syrian forces took
control of the site of the attack, and now the Russian Ministry of
Defense is claiming there is proof that it was a “planned provocation.”
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