An investigation by the international chemical weapons watchdog confirmed Friday that sarin nerve gas was used in a deadly April 4 attack on a Syrian town, the latest confirmation of chemical weapons use in Syria’s civil war.
In April, Trump launched a cruise missile strike on a Syrian government-controlled air base where US officials said the Syrian military had launched the chemical attack. Reuters
A civil defense member breathes through an oxygen mask, after what rescue workers described as a suspected gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in rebel-held Idlib. (Reuters)