ISIS attacks Mare’a town in Aleppo province with chemical weapons


Aleppo, SANA – Local sources from the town of Mare’a asserted that ISIS terrorists used shells containing chemical materials in their attacks on residential areas in the town on Saturday.

Activists on social media sites reported that a number of locals in Mare’a suffered from cases of asphyxiation after ISIS shelled the town with shells believed to contain toxic materials.

This isn’t the first time that ISIS employed chemical weapons, international investigators and technicians said in a report published by New York Times last Wednesday that ISIS used chemical weapons in two separate attacks on Tal Barrak and Hasaka.

A leaked CIA document published by in 2013 stated that terrorists in Syria affiliated with Al Qaeda possessed and manufactured sarin gas for the purpose of using it in attacks against civilians in Syria.

Hazem Sabbagh

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