News & views | 19 June 2018 | by Helena de Jong0
The Chemical Munitions Used By the Syrian Government 2012-2018
By Eliot Higgins, Bellingcat.
The research for this publication was supported by PAX.
The conflict in Syria has seen the widespread use of chemical weapons by Syrian government forces since the end of 2012, with a surprising, and often very unusual, range of chemical munitions used. This article examines the chemical munitions documented through open sources, primarily used to deploy Sarin and chlorine gas.