The Syrian government began to move its chemical weapons in recent
days, senior U.S. officials confirmed to Fox News, prompting new
warnings from the Obama administration that using those weapons against
the population would cross a "red line."
One senior U.S. official told Fox News "there are concerns about
possible preparations for use" of the weapons, though "we don't know yet
if they plan to use them."
The official added, "There are troubling signs of late."
The confirmation came as both Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney issued new warnings to Syria.
"As the opposition makes strategic advances and grows in strength,
the Assad regime has been unable to halt the opposition's progress
through conventional means," Carney said Monday. "And we are concerned
that an increasingly beleaguered regime -- having found its escalation
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