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OPCW inspectors collect samples from Syria’s Douma

Inspectors from the (OPCW) took samples in the Syrian town of Douma after a poison gas attack
Inspectors from the (OPCW) took samples in the Syrian town of Douma after a poison gas attack

Orient Net, Apr 22, 2018-- Inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Saturday took samples in the Syrian town of Douma after a poison gas attack, the body said according to AP.

 

A fact-finding mission from OPCW visited Douma “today to collect samples for analysis in connection with allegations of chemical weapons use on 7 April 2018. The OPCW will evaluate the situation and consider future steps including another possible visit to Douma,” the organisation said in a statement.

 

Dozens were killed on April 7 in the Damascus suburb of Douma gas attack, widely blamed on Bashar al-Assad’s regime, and its main ally, Russia.

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