Jul 09, 2014 · A terrorist group bent on turning Iraq into an Islamic state has seized a chemical weapons depot near Baghdad stockpiled with sarin-filled rockets left …
ISIS seizes chemical weapons depot near Baghdad, may have access to deadly sarin gas rockets The terrorist group captured a chemical weapons depot near Baghdad – similar to this one in northern Iraq – but U.S. experts have downplayed risk posed by the rockets within.
The site, about 35 miles southwest of Baghdad, was once operated by Saddam’s army and is believed to contain 2,500 degraded rockets filled with potentially deadly sarin and mustard gas. Maybe I …
Chemical Weapons in Iraq. This week, some devastating news comes to us from Iraq: Terrorists have seized stockpiles of chemical weapons, including the deadly gas, sarin. This is a frightening development.
ISIS controls a vast compound in Iraq containing 2,500 rusting chemical weapons rockets, according to the Iraqi government.
The Isis militant group is likely to be using chemical weapons against its enemies in Syria and Iraq, Russia has claimed, after evidence of exposure to deadly nerve agents was reported by the UN.
Sep 05, 2014 · ISIS Seizes Chemical Weapons Depot Near Baghdad, May Have Access To Deadly Sarin Gas Rockets The Islamic terrorist group took over the facility, which dates back to Saddam Hussein’s regime and could contain 2,500 degraded rockets filled with the gas, but U.S. officials say the materials are too old to be useful.
Sarin: the deadly history of the nerve agent used in Syria | World news | The Guardian. Retrieved from Hutchinson, B. (2014, July 9). ISIS seizes chemical weapons depot near Baghdad, may have sarin gas rockets – NY Daily News.
The Muthanna facility, south of the city of Samarra, was Iraq’s primary site for the production of chemical weapons agents.
In May 2013, Iraqi security forces, acting on a tip from the Americans, raided a secret chemical weapons research lab in Baghdad’s Sunni-majority district of al-Doura, the Iraqi intelligence
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Chlorine, an industrial chemical, was first introduced as a chemical weapon at Ypres in World War I with disastrous effects as gas masks were not widely available at the time.
Founded: Sep 18, 1927