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
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.
The allegations of Damascus' involvement in yet another chemical attack
on civilians coincide with the adoption of the UN Security Council resolution to impose a 30-day ceasefire in Syria, which does not apply to members of the ISIL, al-Nusra or any other terrorist organization.
The Elysee Palace, publishing the joint statement, said the two key European leaders discussed the developments in Syria in a phone call Friday morning and agreed that Al-Assad bore the responsibility for the missile strike on the Al-Shayrat facility, believed to have been used in Tuesday's chemical attack
in Idlib province last Tuesday.
The chemical attack
, believed to be one of the most deadliest since sarin gas killed hundreds of civilians in Ghouta near Damascus in August 2013, claimed the lives of over 100 people and left 300 wounded.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- In the event of a chemical attack
from Syria following a possible intervention in the war-torn country, Turkey, the only NATO member sharing a border with Syria, is not at a point to counter such attacks due to insufficient mechanisms, argue experts.