U.S.: No 'Credible Evidence' Assad Using Chemical Weapons in Syria

Remarks come after a Foreign Policy report maintained, based on a secret U.S. diplomatic cable, that the Syrian government had likely used chemical weapons during the 22-month long crisis.

The United States has no reason to believe Syria has used chemical weapons during its 22-month conflict with rebels seeking to end the Assad family's rule, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday.