Sarin nerve gas used on April 4 attack in Syrian Town: OPCW
June 30,Hague: The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons has confirmed that sarin nerve gas had been used in the
April 4 attack,on Khan Sheikhoun in Syria’s Idlib province that left over 90 people dead, including women and children.
According to the organization,confirmed the findings of the investigation in a statement Friday. The OPCW Director-General Ahmet Uzumcu has condemned the attack as an “atrocity” and says the “perpetrators of this horrific attack must be held accountable for their crimes.”
The investigation did not apportion blame. Its findings will be used by a joint United Nations-OPCW investigation team to assess who was responsible.
The Oslo Times International News Network