ISIS has chemical weapons and uses them, experts say - Seattle Times

ISIS used chemical weapons, including chlorine and sulfur, at least 52 times in Syria and Iraq, according to a study released in November. Share story. By. Molly Hennessy-Fiske. Los Angeles Times (TNS). CAIRO — When the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun ...

Israel: Assad still in possession of several tons of chemical weapons - Deutsche Welle

Israeli defense officials have said the Syrian regime still has up to three tons of chemical weapons. The international community has blamed the Syrian military for the gas attack in Idlib that killed some 90 people. Syrien Bürgerkrieg Aleppo Wandbild ...

Sarin was used in deadly Syria attack, chemical weapons watchdog confirms - The Straits Times

A civil defence member breathing through an oxygen mask after what rescue workers described as a suspected gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in rebel-held Idlib, Syria, on April 4, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook Twitter ...

US official: Syrian aircraft moved from base struck by US missiles - KFQD

Fredex8/iStock/Thinkstock(LATAKIA, Syria) — A U.S. official says that Syria has moved all of the aircraft from the airbase that was struck by U.S. missiles two weeks ago to an airbase used by Russia for missions within Syria. The aircraft, the ...

Syria war: Sarin used in Khan Sheikhoun attack, OPCW says - BBC News

"Incontrovertible" test results show sarin gas or a similar substance was used in the chemical weapons attack in Syria earlier this month, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) says. Samples from 10 victims had been analysed ...

Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons - The Times of Israel

This frame grab from video provided on Tuesday April 4, 2017 shows a Syrian doctor treating a boy following a suspected chemical attack, in the town of Khan Sheikhoun, northern Idlib province, Syria. (Qasioun News Agency, via AP) ...

ABC: Syria Moves Military Planes to Russian-Controlled Airbase - Newsmax

Syrian warplanes that were stationed at the airbase attacked by the United States two weeks ago have since been relocated to another base in Syria that is used by the Russian military. According to ABC News, aircraft not destroyed in the April 7 ...

OPCW Director-General Shares Incontrovertible Laboratory Results Concluding Exposure to Sarin - ReliefWeb

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — 19 April 2017 — The Executive Council of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) reconvened today to further address the allegation of chemical weapons use in the Khan Sheikhun area of southern ...

Free world needs strong USA - Samoa Observer (press release) (blog)

President Donald Trump was never going to be involved in Syria's war, but 72 hours after Assad's chemical strike on his own people, Trump was dispatching 60 tomahawk missiles onto one of Syria's six military airfields. Trump's conscience was so ...

Israel says Assad's forces still have several tonnes of chemical weapons - Reuters

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with AFP news agency in Damascus, Syria in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 13, 2017. SANA/Handout via REUTERS. JERUSALEM Israel's military said on Wednesday it believes ...

ANALYSIS: Trump policy on Middle East takes shape - Middle East Eye

NEW YORK, United States – During his election campaign, Donald Trump's Middle East policy offered scattergun policies to “bomb the hell out of” the Islamic State group (IS), pilfer Iraq's oil and pull American troops out of the “big, fat quagmire ...

New test results indicate use of sarin gas in Syria - JerusalemOnline

According to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, samples taken from victims of the chemical attack show that the toxic gas was used. Apr 19, 2017, 9:30PM Omri Ariel. Topics: Bashar al-Assad; ,; Syria; ,; Syria Chemical Attack ...

French FM to bring proof Damascus used chemical weapons in Khan Sheikhun - Kuwait News Agency

PARIS, April 19 (KUNA) -- French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc on Wednesday stated that he was in possession of clear elements of proof that the Damascus regime of Bashar Al-Assad had deliberately used chemical weapons in an attack against Khan ...

OPCW says analysis offers 'incontrovertible' evidence that chemical weapons were used in Syria - KNSS

(NEW YORK) -- A series of tests performed by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons have definitively confirmed the use of Sarin or a Sarin-like substance in Syria's Idlib province. OPCW Director General Ahmet Üzümcü informed members ...

Assad 'still has chemical weapons' - NEWS.com.au

THE head of the international chemical weapons watchdog says laboratory tests have delivered “incontrovertible” evidence that three victims and seven survivors of a suspected April 4 chemical attack in Syria were exposed to sarin or a similar toxin.

Chemical attack by Syrian government – US missile response - Cistern Yard

On Tuesday, April 3, reports were released detailing a chemical attack using sarin nerve gas that occurred in Northwestern Syria targeting civilians. The attack caused an estimated 500 injuries, 50-100 of which were fatalities. Despite several ...

US officials: Syria moves planes near Russian base for protection - WTAE Pittsburgh

The Syrian government has relocated the majority of its combat planes to protect them from potential US strikes, two US defense officials told CNN Wednesday. Advertisement. The movement of the aircraft to the air base at Bassel Al-Assad International ...

France says it will prove Syria's Assad used chemical weapons - USA TODAY

French intelligence services will soon provide proof that Syrian President Bashar Assad's military used chemical weapons in an attack this month that killed scores of civilians, most of them women and children, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said ...

France to 'prove' Assad regime behind Syria 'chemical attack' - FRANCE 24

France will produce proof "in a few days" that the regime of Bashar al-Assad launched a chemical strike on a Syrian village that killed 87 people earlier this month, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said Wednesday. "We have elements that will allow ...

The Truth is a Dangerous Thing - Gold Seek

This time in history might be like no other – or at a minimum is on a much bigger scale. There is more access to information, analysis, and expert opinions than ever. Obviously, everyone claims to be telling 'the truth'. A few psychopathic individuals ...