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A Swedish professor leads UN probe on allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria

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Swedish Professor Ǻke Sellström, an accomplished scientist with a solid background in disarmament and international security, was appointed by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to head the UN fact-finding mission to probe allegations of use of chemical weapons in Syria.

In this telephone interview, UN Radio's Reem Abaza first asks Professor Sellström when the mission starts.

Duration: 2’49″