Friday 23 June 2017 | 1:23 AM Damascus Local Time
  • Syrian Regime Forces Hit Damascus Neighbourhood With Chlorine Gas

    Syrian

    Damascus (Qasioun) - some civilians were injured on Thursday evening by the Syrian regime bombing of Jobar neighbourhood in Damascus by chlorine gas.

     

    The ambulance department in Jobar Medical Office confirmed the arrival of several cases affected by chlorine gas, in addition to the injury of women and children with shrapnel, as a result of the artillery and rocket shelling in the neighborhood.

     

    The shelling was accompanied by an attempt by the regime forces to storm the neighborhood with 7 tanks and some military vehicles, amid clashes between regime forces supported by foreign militias and the opposition factions.

     

    Noteworthy that the forces of the regime bombed the neighborhood of Jopar this morning with chlorine gas causing injuries among civilians.

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