Chemical weapons watchdog says Sarin or similar used in Idlib attack
21 Avril, 2017, 02:54 | Author: Claudine Rigal
In their Final Communiqué on April 10-11, G-7 leaders stated that USA action against the Shayrat airfield "was a carefully calibrated, limited in scope response" to the attacks at Khan Sheikhoun "in order to prevent and deter the proliferation and use of deadly chemical weapons in Syria".
According to the sources, the planes were transferred in order to protect them from another American attack and to deter the United States from attacking the Syrian regime.
The Pentagon says the strike destroyed more than 20 Syrian jets, but the military has come under criticism for not targeting Shayrat's runways, amid reports that the regime planes were again using the base hours after the attack.
The Israeli military estimates Assad has "between one and three tons" of chemical weapons.
There is also evidence that ISIS and other terror groups may have acquired some of these chemical weapons.
OPCW head Ahmet Uzumcu said in a statement on Wednesday that analysis of the bodies of three victims and seven survivors at four different laboratories indicated exposure to either sarin or a "sarin-like substance".
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All of the officials spoke on condition of anonymity under military briefing rules.
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Assad said in an interview with the Russian state-owned RIA Novosti news agency on Thursday that the U.N. has not sent anyone yet and blamed Western nations and the United States in particular for not allowing the experts to travel to Syria.
In doing so he assuaged the worldwide conscience wilfully violated by the obnoxious pictures of the dead from Assad's despicable chemical attack.
The attack April 4 on the town of Khan Sheikhoun killed more than 90 people and left hundreds more suffering from effects of the gas.
Ahead of disarmament, Assad's government disclosed it had some 1,300 tons of chemical weapons, including sarin, VX nerve agent and mustard gas.
It was said to have been dismantled and destroyed under global supervision in 2014. Syria agreed to give up its chemical weapons arsenal in 2013. But doubts began to emerge soon afterward that not all such armaments or production facilities were declared and destroyed.
As for the impact of that incident, the adviser said that the recent U.S. attack on Sheyrat's Syrian airbase in the province of Homs had a political rather than a military objective, insisting that Syria will respond to this "aggression" in the appropriate time.
"While further details of the laboratory analyses will follow, the analytical results already obtained are incontrovertible", Uzumcu said.
Israel closely monitors the civil war in Syria, a northern neighbour.
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The Moscow-based institute is run by retired senior Russian foreign intelligence officials appointed by the president's office. Reuters said three current and four former usa officials confirmed the existence of these documents.
Parisians were warned not to approach the Champs-Elysées area after what the local police said was a likely terror attack. A witness who identified himself as Chelloug said he heard six shots as the drama unfolded .
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