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Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | MYT 2:37 AM

OPCW experts to visit Syria's Douma on Wednesday - Russian official

(Reuters) - Experts from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) will travel to the Syrian city of Douma on Wednesday, Russian Defence Ministry official Igor Kirillov said at a news conference in The Hague on Monday.

The United States have accused Russia of blocking international inspectors from reaching the site of a suspected poison gas attack in Douma and said Russians or Syrians may have tampered with evidence on the ground.

(Reporting by Maxim Rodionov; Writing by Gabrielle T├ętrault-Farber; Editing by)