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What a Khan Sheikhoun False Flag Conspiracy Would Actually Mean - bellingcat

Since the chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April 4th 2017 multiple attempts have been made to dismiss what happened as being part of a conspiracy against the Syrian government. A wide range of conspiracy websites and alternative media reported ...and more »

Summary of Claims Surrounding the Khan Sheikhoun Chemical Attack - bellingcat

In the wake of the April 4th 2017 chemical attack in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria, various parties have made claims about the circumstances surrounding the attack. With today's publication of the OPCW's report on the attack this article aims to summarise key ...and more »

The OPCW Just Trashed Seymour Hersh's Khan Sheikhoun Conspiracy Theory - bellingcat

Seymour Hersh is not having a good couple of weeks. Since his latest article was published in Welt, he has come under criticism from various parties, not least Bellingcat, for his thinly-sourced piece on the April 4th, 2017 Khan Sheikhoun chemical ...and more »

OPCW: Sarin Gas Used in April Syria Attack - U.S. News & World Report

Sarin nerve gas was definitively used in the April chemical attack in Syria that prompted U.S. military reaction, a Hague-based watchdog organization said on Friday. "I strongly condemn this atrocity, which wholly contradicts the norms enshrined in the ...and more »

What's Behind the Syrian Chemical-Weapons Warning? - The National Interest Online

Assad may be hoping that another chemical-weapons attack in Idlib Province could dissuade further rebel advances. by Matthew RJ Brodsky. From seemingly out of nowhere, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer released a brief and ominous statement ...and more »

Chemical weapons watchdog says sarin used in April attack in Syria - Reuters

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The world's chemical weapons watchdog said the banned nerve agent sarin was used in an attack in northern Syria in April that killed dozens of people, a report from a fact-finding team seen by Reuters on Thursday showed.and more »

How Britain should respond to chemical weapons attacks in Syria - European Council on Foreign Relations

This paper reflects the views of its authors, not those of ECFR. Deterring the use of chemical weapons is a clear priority for the international community. However, despite various deterrence strategies over the years, international institutions are ...and more »

Report Confirms Use of Chemical Weapons in Syrian Attack - The Atlantic

A report from the watchdog group that monitors the international chemical weapons treaty concluded Thursday that sarin, a deadly nerve agent, led to the deaths of more than 80 civilians in an April attack on Syria's northwestern Idlib province. The ...and more »

West Uninterested in Inquiry Into Syria Khan Sheikhoun Incident - Official - Sputnik International

Russian envoy to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Alexander Shulgin stated that the western partners of Russia had been "sure that the Syrian authorities were engaged in the incident" in Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province ...and more »

Damascus 'Will Deliver an Unexpected Response' if West Continues 'Aggression' - Sputnik International

Earlier this week, the White House claimed that the Syrian government was conducting "potential preparations" for a chemical weapons attack. The statement warned that if Damascus conducted a chemical attack Syrian President Bashar Assad and his ...and more »