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ISIS Used Chemical Arms at Least 52 Times in Syria and Iraq, Report Says | The New York Times

ISIS Used Chemical Arms at Least 52 Times in Syria and Iraq, Report Says | The New York Times

The Islamic State has used chemical weapons, including chlorine and sulfur mustard agents, at least 52 times on the battlefield in Syria and Iraq since it swept to power in 2014, according to a new independent analysis.

More than one-third of those chemical attacks have come in and around Mosul, the Islamic State stronghold in northern Iraq, according to the assessment by the IHS Conflict Monitor, a London-based intelligence collection and analysis service.

Source: ISIS Used Chemical Arms at Least 52 Times in Syria and Iraq, Report Says – The New York Times