Inspectors Confirm 'Likely' Use Of Chlorine As Chemical Weapon In Syria In February

A team samples the impact site of a cylinder that contained chlorine gas, which was dropped on a field in the rebel-held Syrian city of Saraqeb on Feb. 4.

Two cylinders dropped on the rebel-held Syrian city of Saraqeb – sending nearly a dozen people to seek medical help for nausea and other symptoms – had contained chlorine, the OPCW says.

(Image credit: OPCW)


Source: NPR