Scores dead in Syria after suspected chemical attack
Scores dead in Syria after suspected chemical attack
France Seeks Emergency UN Meeting After Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria
05 April, 2017, 00:40
The air strikes also wounded more than 60 people in the town of Khan Sheikhoun in rebel-held Idlib, the Observatory said.
"I call on the global community to fulfill its obligation from 2013 to fully and finally remove these disgusting weapons from Syria", Netanyahu said during the annual state memorial ceremony for President Chaim Herzog.
Suspected chemical attacks have killed at least 100 people in Syria's rebel-held northwestern province of Idlib and left another 400 suffering from respiratory problems, a Syria medical relief group says.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that the chemical attack is "reprehensible and can not be ignored by the civilized world".
United Nations ambassadors have also condemned the attack, calling for a meeting of the Security Council to discuss a formal investigation.
Syria joined the convention and gave up its chemical weapons program in 2013 after a chemical weapons attack, likely carried out by government forces, killed hundreds in a suburb of Damascus.
Western states said the Syrian government was responsible for that attack, but Damascus blamed rebels.
Photos and video emerging from Khan Sheikhoun, which lies south of the provincial capital of Idlib, showed the limp bodies of children and adults.
It was not immediately clear whether the victims died of suffocation or wounds sustained from airstrikes.
Over the past year, Doctors Without Borders has received reports of at least 71 attacks on at least 32 different health facilities, which it runs or supports in Syria. The previous two were reported in Hama province, in an area not far from Khan Sheikhoun.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Tuesday that the secretary's comments "speak to the political realities of the situation in Syria" but said that Assad's exit as leader is "in the best interest of the Syrian people".
We review key developments related to Syria, including a suspected gas attack that killed at least 35 people in Idlib, 22 killed in government airstrikes outside the capital and global donors in Brussels saying a political solution is necessary. Faced with worldwide outrage over that attack, Assad agreed to a Russia-sponsored deal to destroy his chemical arsenal.
Those weapons have been destroyed, but member states of the OPCW have repeatedly questioned whether Assad declared everything in 2013.
Both Trump and Tillerson referred in written statements to a chemical weapons attack, rather than a suspected attack, suggesting the US has reached some degree of confidence about what took place in Idlib.
The suspected Syrian government chemical attack on Tuesday killed at least 58 people, including 11 children, but a Syrian military source denied the army had used any such weapons.
They said more than 160 people were receiving medical treatment and that many of them were in serious condition.
When he reached the scene, there was no smell, he said. "If they got the hospital we can treat them".
Witnesses said toxic gas had been delivered by a government airstrike. "At the moment we see access is very, very limited, which is unacceptable".
The third bill creates a further path to cannabis reform by laying out a process to reschedule, tax , and regulate marijuana. The Drug Enforcement Administration reported that no people have died from cannabis overdoses.
Local Gambling Laws Since the USA is a huge country, grasping the complete landscape of local gaming laws is virtually impossible. Despite that, there are still online casinos that accept American players and give them options to make deposits and withdrawals.
This is how people can feel themselves more comfortable with low ceilings, but their attention drawn to the object at the bottom. Therefore, in order not to cause you unnecessary association casino changes your money on the colored glass chips.
Unfortunately, the one person who doesn’t seem too happy about Ichiro breaking the record is the former owner of the record. Grace said he didn’t care if some of the hits came in Japan because Ichiro was still getting them against professionals.
With mixed fortunes in past races, recent form for Vicente meant that he was the 14/1 outsider for the race with bookmakers Coral. Having started the day trailing, wins for Vivaldi Collonges and Le Mercury added over £40,000 to Nicholls’ total.
The execs also reiterated that they don't want to add touchscreens to Macs, something pros have grown to love on Windows machines. And later this year we'll see improved iMacs that Apple feels will appeal to a segment of Pro users, as well .
Kinky comic Bill Cosby's buffet of libido-boosting drugs is a key sticking point in the disgraced funnyman's sex assault trial. If convicted of the charges at trial, the former sitcom star faces a possible maximum sentence of 15 to 30 years in prison.
The Mets are expecting more from Jay Bruce, who struggled mightily after arriving from Cincinnati in a trade deadline deal. He will be followed by Jacob DeGrom, Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler, and Robert Gsellman .
You need to gather the information about their weak and strong habits, before you will visit best sports betting site . Some players are trying to make quick decisions, while others can better manifest themselves after long reflection.
Now Eden Hazard is playing well again and Diego Costa is hitting some scoring form, Chelsea should be challenging once more. After underachievement last season, most anticipate City being challengers this time around.
NY lawmakers blow budget deadline
The planned $152 billion spending plan is the now latest since 2010, when the budget wasn't approved until early August. Outstanding issues include education spending, charter schools and juvenile justice reform.
Brazil become first nation to qualify for 2018 World Cup
The game in Quito promises to be even more complicated now that coach Jose Pekerman's side has lost its best striker to injury. Ecuador match could be key to the aspirations of both teams: Colombia has 21 points, and Ecuador has 20.
Why Gambling Online Should Be a Right and Not a Privilege
It’s a game of chance isn’t it? But if it’s a game of chance that you can play online, then it’s a no-no. Furthermore, the study suggests that it’s far easier to police gambling addiction online than it is in real life casinos.