' Syria guilty of third poison gas attack '

The Syrian Government has committed to a third poison gas attack.

That would emerge from a confidential investigation report of the United Nations and the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons (OPCW). Syrian forces would the place Qmenas in the province of Idlib with poison gas have bombarded on 16 March 2015. The report, seen by Reuters news agency Friday, is intended for the UN Security Council.

There is expected to weather a diplomatic fight erupt between Russia and China and the Western members of the Council on setting up possible new sanctions. Moscow supports the Syrian president Bashar al-Assad in his fight against insurgents with more air raids.

It is the fourth report of the thirteen-month research by the United Nations and the OPCW based in the Hague. In the third report was Damascus accused of attacks using chlorine gas on april 21, 2014 and 16 March 2015. Warriors of the terrorist group Islamic State would be according to that report guilty of attacks with mustard gas.

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