chemical warfare

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warfare using chemical agents to kill or injure or incapacitate the enemy

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New York [USA], Oct 27 ( ANI ): Reports have emerged that the United Nations investigative panel has blamed the Bashar al-Assad government of Syria for the deadly chemical attack in Khan Sheikhoun that killed at least 87 people.
Earlier this week the White House warned that Mr Assad is preparing for another chemical attack and said the Syrian ruler will "pay a heavy price" if he unleashes it.
com/mccain-responds-syria-chemical-attack-blames-trump-administration-2523406) John McCain Blames Trump Administration Over Syria Chemical Attack
Syrian regime's chemical attack on April 4 in Syria's Idlib province killed more than 100 civilians and injured 500 others.
Summary: Syrian activists and a doctor reported Thursday of new suspected chemical attacks in the northwestern province of Idlib, leaving several dozens of people suffering from asphyxiation.
Menawhile, the footages that were allegedly taken after the bombardment also confirm the chemical attack allegations.
team of inspectors charged with investigating alleged chemical attack sites concluded its nearly week-long mission in Syria and headed to Lebanon.
Summary: The Syrian regime has handed Russia new materials implicating rebels in a chemical attack outside Damascus on August 21, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Wednesday after talks in Damascus.
The charge that Syria was behind the August 21 chemical attack is denounced by the Islamic Republic as an American falsehood intended to justify a US military attack on Syria.
On the one hand the people of Syria are the target of a chemical attack, and now they must wait for an attack by foreigners," read the later report.
We have increased our measures significantly since last week, to be prepared particularly in case of a chemical attack," Mustafa Aydogdu, spokesman for the Disaster and Emergency Management Directorate (AFAD), said.
Hundreds of people were killed and scores of others injured in a chemical attack in the Damascus suburbs of Ain Tarma, Zamalka and Jobar on August 21.
WILLIAM Hague yesterday said a chemical attack by the Syrian government was the only "plausible explanation" for the massacre of more than 1,000 people this week.
Strong BBC evidence of chemical attack in Saraqeb Frothing at the mouth, constricted breathing, dilated pupils and a terrible stench all corroborates reports of a chemical attack in the northern Syrian town of Saraqeb last month.
Halabcha, 81 km south east Sulaimaniya province, was under chemical attack on 16 March, 1988 that led to heavy casualties.
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