Death by Chemicals. The Syrian Government’s Widespread and Systematic Use of Chemical Weapons

The report, “Death by Chemicals: the Syrian Government’s Widespread and Systematic Use of Chemical Weapons,”identifies three different systems being used to deliver chemical weapons: government warplanes appear to have dropped bombs with nerve agents on at least four occasions since December 12; government helicopter-dropped chlorine-filled munitions have become more systematic; and government or pro-government ground forces have started using improvised ground-launched munitions filled with chlorine.

https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/report_pdf/syria0517_web_2.pdf

 

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