By Ben Barrack
Peter Ford was the British Ambassador to Syria from 2003-2006. In an interview with the BBC Ford said, “we don’t know” who used chemical weapons in Syria last week. Either Assad or the Muslim Brotherhood terrorists are responsible.
Have a watch (h/t SRE):
Note what Ford said. Either the Syrian air force dropped chemical weapons on a terrorist location or it dropped bombs on a terrorist location that had chemical weapons.
This is very similar to what was alleged by British journalist Tom Duggan. Duggan – who is based in Damascus – definitely chose one of Ford’s options. Duggan was adamant Assad bombed a rebel location but that the location had chemical weapons that were released when it was bombed:
UPDATE on 4/14/17 at 8:25pm EST
Another figure who is making the same claim, that the Syrian Air Force dropped bombs on a rebel weapons depot that was stocked with chemical weapons, is veteran Ray McGovern: