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Syrian chemical attack survivor slams world community for inaction

CBS News Friday, 14 August 2020
Heba Sawan, a 24-year-old Syrian who survived a chemical weapons attack near Damascus last August, says the international community was lying when it pledged to take action against Syrian President Bashar Assad.
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