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UK worries about Islamic State chemical attack

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-10 14:10

US accuses Russia, Syria of lying about Aleppo 'chemical attack' | News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2018-12-08 15:44

Syria war: US and UK say alleged rebel chemical attack 'fabricated'

BBC - 2018-12-08 00:46
The US and UK say Syria and Russia made up a story of a chlorine gas attack in Aleppo in November. ...

IS Planning Chemical Attack against Kurdish-led SDF in Syria: Moscow

Gulan Media - 2018-11-29 17:34

ISIS to Launch False Flag Chemical Attack on Syrian Kurds: And Russian Military is Watching Closely | Dissident Voice

Dissidentvoice - 2018-11-29 11:13

IS Planning Chemical Attack against Kurdish-led SDF in Syria: Moscow

BAS News - 2018-11-29 10:47
ERBIL — Russian Ministry of Defense has warned of a possible chemical attack by the Islamic State (IS) against the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria’s eastern province of Deir ez-Zor. The Ministry said in a statement that he had receive ...

ISIS to launch false flag chemical attack on Syrian Kurds – and Russian military is watching closely — RT World News

RT - 2018-11-28 20:16

IS preparing chemical weapons attack in Syria, warns Russian Defense Ministry

TASS - 2018-11-28 19:49
The Russian Defense Ministry says militants from the IS are making preparations for a chemical attack on Kurdish units ...

'No escalation in Idlib' theme of 11th round of Astana talks

Rûdaw - 2018-11-28 14:44
Alleged chemical attack in Aleppo overshadows Astana peace talks ...

Alleged Syria chemical attack: Is the Idlib deal in peril?

Rûdaw - 2018-11-26 22:40
The Russia-Turkey deal staved off a regime offensive ...

Syria war: Aleppo 'gas attack' sparks Russia strikes

BBC - 2018-11-26 00:40
Moscow targets rebels near Aleppo after accusing them of launching a chemical attack on the city. ...

Russian jets strike Syria rebels following Aleppo ‘chemical attack’: Moscow

Rûdaw - 2018-11-25 18:02
Regime-held Aleppo earlier came under suspected chemical attack ...

KRG to Resume Sending Halabja Chemical Attack Survivors Abroad for Treatment

BAS News - 2018-11-22 23:42
ERBIL - The survivors of the Halabja chemical attack are expected to be sent abroad for treatment in a near future, an official said on Thursday. On March 16, 1988, former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein killed some 5,000 Kurds in a chemical attack in Hala ...

Syria chemical attacks: How one man lost his family in Khan Sheikhoun

BBC - 2018-10-17 00:57
Abdul Hamid Youssef describes how he lost his wife, his twins and other family members in a chemical attack. ...

How should we deal with a large-scale chemical attack?

BBC - 2018-10-03 02:57
Scientists are developing technology to help. ...

Ayub Nuri: Being Kurdish in a Hostile World

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-09-17 17:58
Description In Being Kurdish in a Hostile World, Ayub Nuri writes of growing up during the Iran-Iraq War, of Saddam Hussein’s chemical attack that killed thousands in Nuri’s home town of Halabja, of civil war, of living in refugee camps, and of years of s ...

Trump team's tough talk with Syria working - for now - to stave off chemical attack on Idlib

Gulan Media - 2018-09-16 04:41

Russia: Syria rebels filmed fake chemical attack

WCJB - 2018-09-11 18:28

The Latest: Russia: Syria rebels filmed fake chemical attack |

Kristv - 2018-09-11 18:23

US prepares to strike Syria, if chemical weapons used in Idlib

Kurdistan24 - 2018-09-01 23:37
A cruise missile launched by the US Navy in April 2017 in response to an alleged Syrian chemical weapons attack. (Photo: AFP) ...

Kurdish Film on Halabja Chemical Attack Competes in Int. Festival

BAS News - 2018-08-28 10:04
ERBIL — A documentary film about the Baath regime’s atrocity of chemical attack against Kurds in Halabja is now competing alongside dozens of other works in an international festival. Halabja, a city in Kurdistan Region, came under chemical bombardment b ...

Russia accuses Syrian rebels of preparing Idlib chemical attack

Rûdaw - 2018-08-25 17:44
"The militants have the task of simulating the rescue of the victims" ...

Lawyers allege companies handed Saddam WMDs, will present case in Halabja

Kurdistan24 - 2018-07-22 19:42
A man walks in the sprawling cemetery in Halabja for victims of the 1988 chemical attack there, Halabja, Kurdistan Region. (Photo: AFP) ...

Painting Exhibition on 1987 Iraqi Chemical Weapons Attack

Gulan Media - 2018-07-01 23:39

OPCW to investigate responsibility for chemical attacks, commemorates anniversary of Iraqi attack on Sardasht

Kurdistan24 - 2018-06-30 05:50
The headquarters of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). (Photo: Archive) ...

Syria war: OPCW says Sarin was used in March 2017 attack

BBC - 2018-06-14 00:04
The global chemical weapons watchdog says the nerve agent was used in a rebel-held village. ...

International inspectors: Chlorine used as chemical weapon in Idlib Province

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-18 17:39
Civilians flee the attack on East Douma, Syria. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Syria war: OPCW says chlorine used in February attack

BBC - 2018-05-17 00:53
The global chemical weapons watchdog says chlorine was released from cylinders in Saraqeb. ...

WATCH: Kurdish Film Wins Moscow Film Festival

BAS News - 2018-04-28 14:38
ERBIL — A Kurdish film about the tragic chemical attack on Halabja, has won the first place in Moscow International Film Festival. The film, titled “3/16”, is directed by Kurdish filmmaker Dani Darin. The festival was held between 23 and 27 April in Mosc ...

Witnesses claim Douma chemical attack was staged

Waar Media - 2018-04-27 14:19
WAAR-DUHOK: Russia has presented what it says are witnesses from Douma in Syria who support its claim that an alleged chemical attack on the town was staged. At the headquarters of the Organisation for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons, which is investi ...

Russia says its witnesses discredit alleged chemical attack in Syria

BBC - 2018-04-27 00:42
Russia says witnesses disprove the alleged gas attack, but the UK calls it a 'despicable stunt'. ...

Chemical inspectors reach second site of Douma 'gas attack'

Kurdiu - 2018-04-26 04:35

Syria 'chemical' attack: Experts finally visit Douma site

BBC - 2018-04-22 00:25
International experts make a much-delayed examination of the site of a suspected attack in Douma. ...

Chemical Weapons Inspectors Arrive in Syria's Douma: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-21 18:01
ERBIL - Chemical Weapons Inspectors have reportedly arrived in Syria's Douma where an alleged poison gas attack took place on April 7, said the Russian foreign ministry. It's been a week that a team from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical W ...

Jabhat al-Nusra, FSA pulles 12,000 militants to attack Assad regime

Waar Media - 2018-04-19 14:13
WAAR-DUHOK: Further provocations with improvised chemical weapons are not excluded in Syria to justify a possible Jabhat al-Nusra-led offensive on government troops in southern Syria, a military diplomatic source said on Thursday. According to the source ...

Douma 'attack': How do you test for chemical weapons?

BBC - 2018-04-19 04:35
Experts describe the challenges facing those investigating an alleged chemical attack in Syria. ...

Syria war: The online activists pushing conspiracy theories

BBC - 2018-04-19 04:12
As the investigation into an alleged chemical attack in Syria continues, one group is spreading its unsubstantiated take. ...

Iran says won’t wait for agreements; will produce, obtain any weapons needed

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-18 21:58
Rouhani’s comments come after a US-led bombardment on bases in Syria blamed for launching a chemical weapons attack on eastern Ghouta earlier this month. (Photo: AFP) ...

Anfal: Wounds from Balisan chemical attack still pain survivors

Rûdaw - 2018-04-18 15:39

Chemical Weapons Inspectors Shot in Syria: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-18 14:45
ERBIL - The UN's security team was shot at on Wednesday after they tried to conduct an investigation on the suspected chemical attack in Douma, claimed the Organization for Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). Syrian government has been accused of gas ...

Syria chemical attack: Investigators allowed to visit site

BBC - 2018-04-17 02:30
Russia says investigators will be allowed to visit the alleged chemical attack site on Wednesday. ...

OPCW says ‘pending security concerns’ delay Douma investigation

Kurdistan24 - 2018-04-17 02:03
Damaged buildings in Douma, Syria, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack this month. (Photo: Associated Press/Hassan Ammar) ...

Syria air strikes: Russia denies tampering with suspected chemical attack site

BBC - 2018-04-17 00:01
International inspectors will be allowed to visit Douma on Wednesday, the Russian military announces. ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Girl seen in hospital video speaks

BBC - 2018-04-16 00:29
This is the story of Masa, who survived the suspected chemical attack in Syria, in her own words. ...

US military attacks on Syria after committing crimes in the Eastern Ghouta

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-16 00:03
The US President Donald Trump announces a military operation in Syria with the participation of France and Britain on April 14, which launched military strikes on Syrian targets in response to a chemical attack in the Town of Duma in the Eastern Ghouta. T ...

Syria air strikes: 12 hours in two minutes

BBC - 2018-04-15 00:31
How the US, UK and France attack on suspected chemical weapons facilities unfolded. ...

Syria air strikes: Trump hails 'perfect' mission

BBC - 2018-04-15 00:04
He tweets "Mission Accomplished" after the US, UK and France launch strikes following an alleged chemical attack. ...

Chemical attack Fact-Finding Mission continues deployment amid airstrikes in Syria

Rûdaw - 2018-04-14 17:37
There have been nearly 50 deaths related to the alleged poison attack ...

U.S., France and U.K. Strike Syria Over Chemical Attack

Waar Media - 2018-04-14 11:49
WAAR-DUHOK: The United States, together with France and the U.K., carried out precision air strikes against targets in Syria following a suspected nerve gas attack on the Syrian town of Douma last Saturday. Explosions were heard in Damascus, Aleppo and H ...

US, UK, France Launch Airstrikes in Syria

BAS News - 2018-04-14 10:11
ERBIL - US, UK, and France pounded Syria early on Saturday in retaliation to a chemical gas attack which killed scores of people last weekend. The US President Donald Trump declared the military action from the White House, saying " we are prepared to su ...

Trump orders strikes against Syria over chemical weapons attack

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-14 05:16
President Trump on Friday night announced he has directed the U.S. military to conduct precision strikes in Syria, in response to the chemical weapons attack that left dozens dead on Sunday. Roji Kurd: “A short time ago, I ordered the U.S. Armed Forces to ...

Syria’s chemical attack ‘staged’ with help of foreign secret service: Russia says | Arab News

Arabnews - 2018-04-14 00:55

Russia accuses Britain of staging alleged chemical attack in Syria

Waar Media - 2018-04-13 20:39
WAAR-DUHOK: The Russian Defense Ministry on Friday accused Britain of staging a fake chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma last weekend, a bold charge that comes amid Moscow’s stern warnings to the West against striking Syria. A day before a team f ...

Joining Possible Military Action in Syria “Not on the Table”: Dutch PM

BAS News - 2018-04-13 15:57
ERBIL — The Dutch government has no plan to join a possible military attack against the Syrian regime in the aftermath of last week’s chemical attack, said Prime Minister Mark Rutte. “We have an understanding for a possible reaction, but at this time it ...

Syria chemical attack: Survivors recount the 2013 Ghouta assault

BBC - 2018-04-13 02:21
A Syrian family from Ghouta recounts the horrors of the 2013 chemical attack there. ...

Syria 'chemical attack': The view from Moscow

BBC - 2018-04-13 00:25
The BBC's Moscow correspondent Steve Rosenberg gives the view from the Russian capital. ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Trump decision on strike 'fairly soon'

BBC - 2018-04-13 00:00
Donald Trump says he is looking "seriously" at the situation, as Russia warns about the risk of war. ...

British PM calls emergency cabinet meeting over Syria

Waar Media - 2018-04-12 09:40
WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister Theresa May has called an emergency cabinet meeting for Thursday to discuss Britain’s reaction to an alleged chemical attack in Syria, her Downing Street office said Wednesday. May has decided to call her top team to London “to ...

Syria rebel group accusing Assad of chemical attack in Douma used gas against Kurds | World | News |

Express - 2018-04-12 09:35

Fox News: Syrian chemical attacks spark horrific memories for Iraqi Kurds, gassed by Saddam

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-12 07:09
ERBIL, Iraq – Images of tiny bodies foaming at the mouth and gasping for air following the suspected chemical attack in Douma, Syria, has brought back haunting memories for many across the border in Iraqi-Kurdistan. Nearly 30 years ago, it was the Kurds w ...

Syria 'chemical attack': US weighs up military response

BBC - 2018-04-12 04:03
The White House says "all options are on the table" in response to a suspected chemical attack. ...

Macron is considering military strike in Syria

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-12 00:04
French President Macron believes that an attack on chemical weapons in Syria is possible. A decision will be made shortly. The US has dispatched a destroyer to the region. Roji Kurd: In the case of a French military strike against Syria, according to the ...

Syria war: Trump says missiles 'will be coming'

BBC - 2018-04-12 00:04
He tells Russia to prepare for action against its ally Syria over the suspected chemical attack. ...

WHO demands access to Eastern Ghouta where over 500 exposed to ‘toxic chemicals’

K24 - 2018-04-11 17:34
A child is treated in a hospital in Douma, Eastern Ghouta in Syria, after what a Syria medical relief group claims was a suspected chemical attack, April, 7, 2018. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Russia Urges US Avoid Military Actions Against Syria: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-11 11:09
ERBIL - Russia has called on the US to avoid conducting any military actions against Syrian government in retaliation to an alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held town in the country, a report said. "I would once again beseech you to refrain from the pl ...

Can the U.S. Respond to the Syria Chemical Weapons Attack without Risking Escalation?

International Crisis Group - 2018-04-11 08:24
After an apparent chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held Damascus suburb Saturday, the United States and its allies are considering retaliatory strikes against the Syrian government. In thisA, Crisis Group's Sam Heller lays out the Douma attack's impact ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Russia warns US against military action

BBC - 2018-04-11 04:35
Russia urges Washington to avoid "military adventure" in response to suspected chemical weapons use. ...

Syria war: What we know about Douma 'chemical attack'

BBC - 2018-04-11 00:38
Activists allege that government forces dropped bombs filled with chemicals on rebel-held Douma. ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Trump cancels Latin America trip

BBC - 2018-04-11 00:04
His first Latin America visit is off as the US looks to respond to suspected chemical weapons use. ...

British PM says will speak with Donald Trump regarding Syria chemical attack

K24 - 2018-04-10 22:45
The British Prime Minister also said she would chair a meeting of Britain’s National Security Council later on Tuesday. (Photo: Rueters/Getty) ...

Chemical weapons watchdog preparing team to visit Syria, investigate attack

K24 - 2018-04-10 22:45
Syrian babies receive treatment for a suspected chemical attack at a makeshift clinic on the rebel-held village of al-Shifuniyah in the Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus late on Feb. 25, 2018. (Photo: AFP) ...

Chemical weapons watchdog to investigate alleged Douma attack

Rûdaw - 2018-04-10 19:15
UN Security Council will vote on 2 resolutions on Tuesday ...

Germany Calls for Punishment of Syrian Regime Over Chemical Gas Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-10 14:24
ERBIL - The German Government has called on the International Community to punish the Syrian regime for "conducting a chemical gas attack" on a rebel-held town in the country. “The German government condemns in the strongest terms the use of poison gas a ...

Haley urges UN to ‘see justice done’ in Syria, vows US response

Waar Media - 2018-04-10 12:49
WAAR-DUHOK: US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Monday urged the United Nations Security Council to act following the latest alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria, warning the United States was ready to respond. Russia said a US military strike against Syria ...

France Vows "Response" if Chemical Gas Used by Syrian Regime

BAS News - 2018-04-10 11:03
ERBIL - France has vowed to retaliate against the Syrian President Bashar al-Asad if evidences show that he has been behind the alleged chemical gas attack on a rebel-held town in the country, government spokesperson Benjamin Griveaux said on Tuesday. "I ...

US weighs multinational military response to Syria chemical attack: officials

NRT - 2018-04-10 09:33

The Guardian: Trump says he will respond to Syria gas attack within 48 hours

Justice for Kurds - 2018-04-10 05:10
Donald Trump has condemned the “heinous” deadly chemical weapon attack on a Damascus suburb and said he will decide within the next 24 to 48 hours whether to launch a military reprisal against Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. Speaking to reporters as he ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Trump pledges 'forceful' US response

BBC - 2018-04-10 04:06
The US leader says a response will come "shortly" to Saturday's alleged chemical attack in Syria. ...

How Trump could respond to the Syria 'chemical attack'

BBC - 2018-04-10 03:22
The US president has said "nothing's off the table" - so what options are on the table? ...

Syria 'chemical attack': Russia and US in fierce row at UN

BBC - 2018-04-10 00:08
Moscow accuses opponents of slander over alleged chemical attack, with the US pledging a response. ...

Putin Warns Against “Provocation” on Syria Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-09 22:10
ERBIL — Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned about any “provocation” by the Western countries after suspected chemical attack in Syria by Bashar al-Assad’s regime. The remarks were made during a phone conversation between Putin and German Chancell ...

Trump says to make fast decision on suspected Syrian chemical attack

NRT - 2018-04-09 20:21

Trump on Syria Chemical Attack: US Deciding on Response Soon

BAS News - 2018-04-09 20:06
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump on Monday said that his administration is likely to make a decision before the end of the day about a response to Syrian regime’s suspected chemical attack against civilians. “We’ll be making that decision very quickly,” ...

Trump says will decide on response to Syria chemical attack in 24-48 hrs

Rûdaw - 2018-04-09 19:28
'If it’s the Russians, if it’s Syria, if it’s Iran, if it’s all of them together, we’ll figure it out' ...

UN Security Council to discuss Syrian chemical attack

Kurdiu - 2018-04-09 19:07

Mattis: US Not Behind Syrian Airbase Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-09 16:08
ERBIL - The US is not behind the airstrikes on the Syrian airbase in response to the weekend's suspected chemical gas attack on a rebel-held town in Syria, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday. "I don't rule out anything right now," Mattis quoted b ...

Trump, Abadi discuss ISIS, Iraqi elections, Syria in phone call

Waar Media - 2018-04-09 11:53
WAAR-DUHOK: US President Donald Trump and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi held a phone conversation on Sunday to discuss Iraq and Syria, according to the White House. The pair discussed the reports about the Syrian regime’s chemical attack against c ...

UNSC to hold emergency meeting over Syria chemical attack

Waar Media - 2018-04-09 11:53
WAAR-DUHOK: The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Monday over a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria. “The US, along with Cote d’Ivoire, France, Kuwait, the Netherlands, Peru, Poland, Sweden, and the UK, has called for an emerge ...

US President Trump, Iraqi PM Abadi discuss ISIS, Syria, elections in phone call

Rûdaw - 2018-04-09 05:02
The leaders discussed the suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria ...

Trump blames ‘animal Assad’ for Syria chemical attack

Waar Media - 2018-04-09 00:27
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey condemned the attack but not Russia or Iran, as they have been in talks to resolve the 7-year civil war. President Donald Trump blasted his counterpart Bashar Al-Assad as an “animal” on Sunday over a deadly chemical weapons attack blam ...

Striking deals with Putin, Erdogan slams West over Syria chemical attack

K24 - 2018-04-09 00:20
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (c) holds the hands of his Iranian and Turkish counterparts, Hassan Rouhani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, before a meeting in the city of Sochi, Nov. 22, 2017. (Photo: Anadolu Agency) ...

Donald Trump calls Iraqi Prime Minister following Syrian chemical attack

K24 - 2018-04-09 00:20
This image released by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, shows a child receiving oxygen through respirators following an alleged poison gas attack in the rebel-held town of Douma, near Damascus, Syria. (Photo: Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets/Asso ...

Syria war: Trump condemns Syria for 'chemical attack' on Douma

BBC - 2018-04-09 00:04
The US president blames Russia, Iran and "Animal Assad", saying there will be a "big price to pay". ...

UNSC to Meet on Monday, Discuss Syria Chemical Attack

BAS News - 2018-04-08 22:50
ERBIL — The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) will hold an urgent meeting on Monday on the reports about chemical attacks in Syria against civilians. Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) and the civil defense service said that a Saturday bombardme ...

Trump speaks by phone with Abadi about Syria chemical attack: White House

NRT - 2018-04-08 22:35

Trump, Abadi Discuss Iraq and Syria

BAS News - 2018-04-08 22:34
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi held a phone conversation on Sunday to discuss Iraq and Syria, according to the White House. The pair discussed the reports about the Syrian regime’s chemical attack against civil ...

Syria chemical attack: Scores killed in Douma, rescuers say

Kurdiu - 2018-04-08 21:22

UN Security Council to meet Monday, discuss Syria chemical attack

Rûdaw - 2018-04-08 20:24
Nine countries demanded an urgent Security Council meeting ...

France calls for UN Security Council meeting on Syria chemical attack

NRT - 2018-04-08 20:12

Trump says Syria’s Assad will have ‘big price to pay’ for chemical attack

NRT - 2018-04-08 17:26

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