Alleged Chemical Warfare in Syria

This fresh evidence of poison attacks on civilians pointed to a revenge on Kurdish residents of Sheikh Massoud, in the north of the country's largest city, for their recent defection from the regime to join the rebels. The disclosure was made as an Israeli general, Brig Gen Itai Brun, declared that Damascus had regularly used banned materials against rebels. Niazi Habash, a British-trained doctor who treated the Aleppo victims, said they showed symptoms of exposure to chemicals, including breathing difficulties, foaming at the mouth and pinprick pupils. Apart from the dead, the attack on April 13 injured at least 15 people. Read more at t/syria/10013673/Syria-doctors-Facebook-video- proof-that-Assad-used-chemicals-in-Aleppo.html

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