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    Turkish General Staff Says Daesh Used Chemical Weapon in Syria Against FSA

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    According to media reports, The Daesh jihadist group has used chemical weapons in northern Syria against the troops of the Free Syrian Army.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) The Daesh jihadist group has used chemical weapons in northern Syria against the troops of the Free Syrian Army (FSA), local media reported Sunday, citing Turkish General Staff.

    The Anadolu news agency reported that the terrorist group outlawed in many countries, including Russia, used the shells with poisonous gases against the positions of the FSA in Syria's area of Khaliliye, poisoning at least 22 Syrian opposition fighters.


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