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ISIS uses mustard agent in Iraq

American officials say ISIS fired a shell containing mustard agent that landed at a based used by Amercan and Iraqi troops.Elad Benari, 9/22/2016, 3:13 AM

Coalition planes destroy ISIS chemical factory

Pentagon says US-led warplanes destroyed ISIS factory used to produce chemical weapons, confirming longstanding suspicions.AFP, 9/13/2016, 10:20 PM

Will gas attacks probe condemn the Assad regime?

A yearlong investigation to determine who is behind deadly chemical attacks in Syria takes center stage at the United Nations this week.AFP, 8/23/2016, 9:26 AM

Russia accuses Syrian rebels of using poison gas

Russian defense ministry says seven people died in an attack by Syrian rebels using weapons loaded with a "poisonous agent".Ben Ariel, 8/4/2016, 3:07 AM

IDF Prepares for Possible Chemical Warfare Threat

ISIS is reportedly already moving chemical weapons into Syria and Iraq, causing concerns for Israel.ILTV, 7/8/2016, 8:42 AM

Israel believes Syria used sarin gas on ISIS

Did Assad save his deadliest weapon despite an international effort to destroy his arsenal?Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 4:07 PM

Report: Hezbollah using chemical weapons

Lebanese terrorist group accused of using chemical weapons against rebel areas, particularly in Aleppo and Ghouta.Tal Polon, 5/8/2016, 11:15 AM

ISIS may be manufacturing its own chemical weapons

Head of Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons warns of evidence jihadists now capable of producing WMDs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2016, 8:32 PM

Israel hunting chemical-armed ISIS cell in Golan

Israeli intelligence agencies in a race against time against ISIS cell located on Syrian side of the border, according to report.Ari Soffer, 4/26/2016, 8:39 PM

'Clear threat' of chemical attacks in Europe

Russia calls for tougher measures against rebel groups in Syria, warning future terror attacks in Europe could involve chemical weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 10:28 PM

161 chemical weapons used during Syrian conflict

The Syrian American Medical Society reports 1,491 deaths caused by chemical attacks, with 14,581 people injured.Shoshana Miskin, 3/14/2016, 1:34 PM

Iraqi PM to retaliate after ISIS chemical attack

One killed, hundreds injured in ISIS mustard gas attack. Iraq vows to retaliate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2016, 7:10 PM

Iraqi girl dies after ISIS chemical attack

Three-year-old Iraqi girl dies after being wounded in an ISIS chemical attack near Kirkuk.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/11/2016, 9:22 PM

US coalition strikes ISIS chemical weapon sites

Captured ISIS operative proves to be a treasure trove of intel, helping US launch first air strikes on the jihadists' chemical weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2016, 10:56 PM

Lights out for Syria, electricity mysteriously cut

In the midst of a partial ceasefire, Syria's electric grid suddenly shut down, cutting off power nationwide. Internet services also cut.David Rosenberg, 3/3/2016, 3:22 PM

State Dept. 'aware' of reported chemical attacks

State Department spokesman: Washington is aware of reports that chemical weapons were used in Syria, but can't confirm them.Elad Benari, 3/3/2016, 4:46 AM

Yaalon: Assad used chemical weapons during truce

Israeli Defense Minister claims regime forces have carried out several chemical attacks involving chlorine gas since onset of ceasfire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2016, 9:12 PM

Watch: Iran gears up for chemical war

In unveiling new weapons including chemical suits, medicine for chemical agents, Defense Minister vows to continue 'foiling' US sanctions.Ari Yashar, 2/29/2016, 4:28 PM

Sanders adviser suggests Israel gassed Syrians

Foreign policy adviser to Bernie Sanders bashes 'Jewish lobby' controlling America, suggests Israel may have gassed Syrians in 2013.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2016, 11:35 AM

UN team probing chemical attacks to visit Syria

UN team tasked with identifying those responsible for chemical attacks in Syria will begin investigations in early March.Ben Ariel, 2/23/2016, 5:16 AM

ISIS is using chemical weapons

The Islamic terror group produced, used chemical weapons on Iraqi Kurds, reports OPCW, in first known chemical terrorism in 20 years.David Rosenberg, 2/15/2016, 8:32 PM

CIA chief: ISIS can make chemical weapons

CIA director John Brennan warns that ISIS has the capability to make small quantities of chlorine and mustard gas.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2016, 4:16 AM

Libyan official: ISIS got our chemical weapons

Libyan former intelligence official claims terrorist groups got hold of Qaddafi's chemical weapons arsenal and then smuggled it to Syria.Ben Ariel, 1/28/2016, 6:14 AM

Syria denies using chemical weapons in civil war

Syria tells global watchdog it is fully cooperating with the destruction of its toxic stockpile, as agreed upon in 2013.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2015, 12:14 AM

Tests Show ISIS Used Mustard Gas on Kurds

Blood samples show ISIS used chemical weapons in assault against Kurdish forces in Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2015, 4:31 PM

US: 'We Know ISIS is Using Mustard Gas'

The US intelligence community is convinced ISIS has manufactured, or found, mustard gas - and moved on to chemical warfare.Tova Dvorin, 9/11/2015, 11:33 AM

Charity: Syrians Likely Exposed to Chemicals

Doctors Without Borders reports treating four patients in Syria who showed symptoms of exposure to chemical agents.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2015, 4:12 AM

Tests Find Traces of Mustard Gas in ISIS Mortars

Senior American military official confirms preliminary tests show traces of sulfur mustard on mortars fired by ISIS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/21/2015, 11:02 PM

Chem Watchdog Concerned by ISIS Use of Mustard Gas

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons voices serious concern over reports that ISIS used chemical weapons.Ben Ariel, 8/18/2015, 4:16 AM

Testing Confirms ISIS Used Mustard Gas in Syria

Officials say test results from ISIS attack in Syria confirm mustard agent was used. Similar attack in Iraq still under investigation.Elad Benari, 8/16/2015, 6:40 AM

Report: ISIS Used Mustard Gas in Iraq

Senior American officials say it is believed ISIS jihadists used mustard agent in an attack on Kurdish forces in Iraq.Elad Benari, 8/14/2015, 3:16 AM

Officials: Syria's Chemical Arsenal Wasn't Removed

Inspectors reveal regime lied to them and hid chemical arsenal, but Western governments refused to press Assad.Ari Yashar, 7/24/2015, 11:00 AM

Syrian Kurds Say ISIS Used Chemicals Against Them

Kurds, monitoring group say ISIS fighters fired missiles containing toxic gas at Kurdish forces in Syria last month.Ben Ariel, 7/19/2015, 6:34 AM

Entire Syrian Chemical Weapon Stock Destroyed

OPCW hails completion of 2-year mission to destroy Syria's sarin and mustard gas stores.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2015, 7:03 PM

Report: Israel Helped Obama Prevent Syria Strikes

New book alleges top Israeli officials pitched intervention plan on Syria chemical weapons fiasco - and set poor precedent for Iran.Tova Dvorin, 6/15/2015, 6:25 PM

Russia Wants Answers on Syria Chlorine Gas Attacks

Even Syria's longtime ally says an investigation is warranted into reports of up to 45 attacks in recent months on innocent Syrians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2015, 9:50 PM

Ya'alon: Chemical Threat from Syria Has Dropped

Defense Minister says the chemical threat from Syria has dropped due to international pressure.Ben Ariel, 6/2/2015, 3:15 AM

Diplomats: Sarin and VX Found in Syria

International inspectors have found traces of sarin and VX nerve agent in Syria that had not been declared to the OPCW.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/9/2015, 1:04 AM

Assad: There Are No Iranian Troops in Syria

Syria's President admits he invited Hezbollah to fight alongside his regime but denies Iran has sent troops to participate in the civil war.Ben Ariel, 4/21/2015, 3:46 AM

Assad Has 'Paid no Price for Chemical War Crimes'

UN Security Council hears evidence from doctors of chemical attacks; 'attacks come from helicopters - which only Assad has.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 10:29 PM

HRW: 'Strong Evidence' Assad Used Chlorine Gas

Pair of attacks in Idlib province likely from regime helicopters, rights group insists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 2:01 PM

ISIS Chemical Weapon Attack - in Indonesia?

Indonesian police say gas attack in Jakarta last month was the work of jihadists returning home from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2015, 11:37 AM

UN Head of Disarmament Steps Down

Representative in charge of disarming Syria's chemical weapons steps down, will be replaced by adviser to Ban Ki-Moon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2015, 8:14 AM

Syria Starts Razing Chemical Weapons Sites

OPCW: Syrian regime destroying terror tunnels, chemical smuggling routes in long-awaited move as part of international deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2015, 8:49 PM

UN Investigators Confident Chlorine Used in Syria

Chemical weapons investigators conclude "with a high degree of confidence" that chlorine gas was used in Syria last year.Ben Ariel, 1/7/2015, 5:44 AM

Israel to Halt Majority of Gas Mask Production

Gas mask production for civilians and IDF soldiers will cease due to reduced chemical weapons threat from Syria.Cynthia Blank, 12/25/2014, 11:23 AM

Official: Investigate Israel Over Chemical Weapons

Israel has a large store of chemical weapons, a top UN official charged Wednesday, calling for an investigation into Israel's cache.Yaakov Levi, 12/11/2014, 7:56 AM

Syria: We Didn't Use Chlorine - 'Terrorists' Did

Syria’s deputy foreign minister denies his government used chemical weapons or chlorine, places the blame on the rebels.Ben Ariel, 12/2/2014, 5:46 AM

Report: ISIS Used Chemical Weapons Against Iraq

Rumored chlorine gas attack in Iraq raises questions - was the group's stronghold in Syria responsible for other attacks?Tova Dvorin, 10/24/2014, 2:31 PM

ISIS Captures Saddam's Chemical Weapons Complex

After capturing Iraq's largest oil refinery and becoming 'world's richest terror group,' ISIS captures Saddam-era chemical facility.Ari Yashar, 6/20/2014, 8:25 AM

Syria Denies Using Chlorine Against Civilians

"Chlorine gas has never been used by the government," claims Syria’s Deputy Foreign Minister in an interview.Elad Benari, 5/15/2014, 3:14 AM

Analysis Confirms Use of Chlorine in Syria

Scientific analysis conducted for the Telegraph finds traces of chlorine and ammonia present at the site of three attacks in Syria.Elad Benari, 4/30/2014, 6:16 AM

UN Calls for Investigation Into Chlorine Attack

United Nations Security Council calls for an investigation into reports of alleged chlorine gas use in some Syrian towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2014, 5:15 AM

Video Evidence of New Syrian Chemical Attack?

Activists claim Assad regime killed over 100 in chemical attack in Idlib province; videos show victims and alleged chemical bombs.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2014, 4:16 PM

New Chemical Weapons Attack Reported in Syria

Regime, rebels blame each other after both sides slam chemical weapons attack in Hama province.Ari Soffer, 4/12/2014, 9:24 PM

Syrian Opposition Accuses Assad of Chemical Attack

Syrian opposition activists claim Assad’s forces used chemical weapons in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus on Thursday.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/4/2014, 9:00 PM

Libya: Mustard Gas Nearly Reached Syrian Rebels

Libyan Islamists caught as they tried to send deadly chemical weapons to Syrian terrorists.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2014, 12:16 PM