JNN 04 Aug 2016 DAMASCUS – Seven people were killed and 20 others suffered suffocation and breathing difficulties from chemical gas attack in Aleppo, state news agency SANA said on Wednesday, citing a Russian observation center.
The Nour Addien al-Zinki Terrorist group on Monday fired rockets filled with poisonous gas on the government-controlled Salahuddien district in Aleppo, said the report.
Russia had informed the U.S. about the Terrorist use of poisonous materials in Aleppo, reported SANA.
Meanwhile, the Terrorist also accused the government on Tuesday of dropping barrel bombs stuffed with chlorine gas on the rebel-held town of Saraqeb.
Both sides have repeatedly traded accusations about the use of chemical materials in the battles.
SANA said seven people were killed and 41 others wounded on Wednesday by fresh rebel shelling on the government-controlled parts of Aleppo.
Aleppo has seen intensified battles and violence recently with the government troops tightening the noose on the terrorist-held areas in the eastern part, while the terrorists unleashed several offensives to break government siege on rebel-held areas.
SANA said the air force carried out 100 airstrikes on rebel positions in the countryside of Aleppo on Wednesday, managing to foil a wide-scale offensive of the rebels, the third to hit within a couple of weeks.
It is not the first time the terrorist Groups has used the chemical Weapons , as it was even several times in the Past also that the terrorist groups have used chemical Weapons.
According to social media affiliated to Takfiri Terrorist groups, more than 56 terrorists from Ahrar Al Sham and Jaish Al Fath group killed and tens of them injured in Syrian Army Offensive at Takfirists positions in Southwestern Aleppo.